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Florence School District Budget Override (November 2011)

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A Florence School District Budget Override measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the Florence school district area which is in Pinal County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 1,237 (34.51%)
  • NO 2,347 (65.49%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to allow the district to exceed the set revenue limit by a rate of fifteen percent for a further six years in order to pay for maintenance and operational costs in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the Governing Board of Florence Unified School District No. 1 of Pinal County, Arizona, adopt a General Maintenance and Operation Budget which includes an amount that exceeds the revenue control limit specified by statute by fifteen percent for fiscal year 2012-2013 and for six subsequent years as described below? The 2012-2013 budget override authority represents a continuation and increase of the existing 10% and 5% budget override authorities which are scheduled to phase down by one-third in each of fiscal years 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 and terminate on June 30, 2014 if the voters do not approve the continuation and increase.[3]


  1. Pinal County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Pinal County Election, November Election Pamphlets (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.