Colton School District Bond Measure (April 2011)
This measure was defeated because it did not reach the 60% super majority needed to be approved.
- YES 288 (58.06%)
- NO 208 (41.94%)
This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $4.9 million in order to help pay for school remodeling, renovations, upgrading technology and other modernizations to classrooms as needed.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|The Board of Directors of Colton School District #306 adopted Resolution # 1102-03, concerning a proposition to finance school modernization. This proposition would authorize the District to modernize Colton School (including modernize and renovate classrooms, science labs and gymnasiums: convert existing bus garage into Voc-Ag Shop; upgrade entrance security, fire protection, HVAC, mechanical, plumbing and electrical systems; repair and replace roofing; and construct new bus garage); issue no more than $4,996,000 of general obligation bonds maturing within 23 years; and levy annual excess property taxes to repay the bonds, all as provided in Resolution # 1102-03.|