Balsz School District Bond Measure (November 2011)

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A Balsz School District Bond Measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the Balsz school district area which is in Maricopa County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 852 (54.72%)Approveda
  • NO 705 (45.28%)[1]

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $21 million in order to pay for new buildings and renovate old facilities, technololgy upgrades and other capital improvement projects as needed in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Balsz Elementary School District No. 31 of Maricopa County, Arizona, be allowed to issue and sell general obligation bonds in the principal amount of not to exceed $21,000,000 to provide money for the following purposes: Constructing school buildings; Renovating school buildings; Purchasing pupil transportation vehicles; Acquiring by purchase or lease school lots; Improving school grounds, including adjacent ways thereto; Supplying school buildings with furniture, equipment and technology; Liquidating indebtedness incurred for the purposes set forth herein; Providing all utilities and other capital items necessary for the construction and renovation of school buildings and for improving school grounds; Paying all architectural, design, engineering, project and construction management and other costs incurred in connection with the purposes set forth above; and Paying all legal, financial and other costs in connection with issuance of the bonds?[3]


  1. Maricopa County Recorder, Current Election Results
  2. Maricopa County Education Service Agency, Bond Override Election Pamphlets (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.