Oxnard School District bond proposition, Measure R (November 2012)
November 6, 2012, ballot for voters in the Oxnard School District in Ventura County, where it was approved.
Measure R authorizes the district to borrow $90 million.
A 55 percent supermajority vote was required for approval.
- Final official results from the Ventura County elections office.
- Jeff Chancer, Superintendent of the Oxnard School District, supported Measure R. He said, ""I'll be phone-banking, visiting homes, knocking on doors on weekends. ... It's that important."
The question on the ballot:
|Measure R: "To replace portable classrooms, relieve student overcrowding by building and equipping new classrooms and educational facilities and repairing and equipping existing classrooms and educational facilities throughout the District, shall Oxnard School District be authorized to issue up to Ninety Million Dollars $90,000,000.00 in bonds at the lowest possible legal interest rates so long as spending is annually reviewed by an independent citizens' oversight committee, annual audits are conducted and no money is used for employee salaries?"|
- Ventura County Star, "Bond, tax measures aim to fix aging schools," September 15, 2012
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