College of the Sequoias bond proposition, Measure J (November 2008)

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A College of the Sequoias, Measure J ballot proposition was on the November 4, 2008 ballot for voters in the College of the Sequoias Tulare Campus Improvement District No. 3 in parts of Kings County and Tulare County, where it was approved.

Measure J authorized a $60 million School Facilities Improvement District (SFID) bond to build a permanent college center in Tulare.

A 55 percent supermajority vote was required for approval.

Election results

Measure J
County: Yes No
Votes  % Votes  %
Kings County 1,734 61.69% 1,077 38.31%
Tulare County 14,661 73.28% 5,346 26.72%
Totals: 16,395 71.85% 6,423 28.15%
These final election results are from the Kings County election office and the Tulare County elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

Measure J: "To build a permanent Tulare College Center, including buildings for welding/ farming equipment repair classes/ vocational education, qualify for $98 million in State building grants, construct classrooms, library, computer labs, an agricultural education complex, livestock pavilion, including farm animal buildings and labs, upgrade/construct/equip/acquire classrooms, facilities/ sites; shall College of the Sequoias Tulare Area Improvement District No. 3 of the College of the Sequoias Community College District issue $60 million in bonds, at legal rates, with citizen oversight, mandatory audits, and all funds staying in the Tulare area for college facilities?"[1]

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