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Garfield Heights & Independence School District Levy Increases, 2 (February 2011)

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Two Garfield Heights & Independence School District Levy Increase measures were on the February 8, 2011 ballot in the school district areas of Garfield Heights and Independence which are in Cuyahoga County.

The Garfield Heights school measure sought to try again to get approval for a 8.9 mill increase in order to help with school funding in the district.

  • YES 1,187 (28.57%)
  • NO 2,967 (71.43%)Defeatedd

The Independence school measure sought to renew and increase the current rate to 8.8 mills in order to help pay for teacher salaries and increased costs for the schools.[1]

  • YES 1,577 (53.35%)Approveda
  • NO 1,379 (46.65%)[2]