Entiat School District No. 127 Facility Improvement Bond Proposition (February 2013)

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AnEntiat School District No. 127 Facility Improvement Bond question was narrowly defeated on the February 12, 2013 election ballot in Chelan County, which is in Washington.

This proposition would have authorized the Entiat School District to issue up to $7,952,000 in general obligation bonds in order to fund the modernization and expansion of Paul Rumburg Elementary School.[1]

This measure required a 60% super-majority for approval.[2]

Election results

Chelan County

Entiat School District Bond Prop.
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No29542.14%
Yes 405 57.86%

Election results from Chelan County, Election Results Report.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

The Board of Directors of Entiat School District No. 127 adopted Resolution No. 1-2012/2013 concerning a proposition to modernize and expand Paul Rumburg Elementary School. This proposition would authorize the District to modernize and expand Paul Rumburg Elementary School (including upgrading plumbing, window, insulation, mechanical, electrical and technology systems; constructing additional classrooms and new cafeteria/commons area; reconfiguring existing classrooms, main entrance, traffic pattern, playgrounds and parking; and converting basement into exercise facility); issue no more than $7,952,000 of general obligation bonds maturing within 20 years; and levy annual excess property taxes to repay the bonds, all as provided in Resolution No. 1-2012/2013. Should this proposition be:

Approved

Rejected[3][4]

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References

  1. Chelan County Washington February 12, 2013 sample ballot
  2. Laws governing local ballot measures in Washington
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  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.