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Newburg School District Bond Measure (May 2011)

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A Newburg School District Bond Measure was on the May 17, 2011 ballot in the Newburg school district area which is in Clackamas County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 55 (46.61%)
  • NO 63 (53.39%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $27 million which would go towards upgrading technology and equipment in the school district as well as buy new textbooks.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Newberg School District upgrade and equip schools, classrooms, textbooks and technology by issuing $27,144,286 in general obligation bonds? If the bonds are approved, they will be payable from taxes on property or property ownership that are not subject to the limits of sections 11 and 11b, Article XI of the Oregon Constitution.[3]


  1. Clackamas County Elections, Current Election Results (dead link)
  2. Clackamas County Elections, May Voter's Pamphlet, pg.93
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.