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Powers School District Bond Measure (May 2011)

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

This measure was defeated

  • YES 107 (43.67%)
  • NO 138 (56.33%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $500,000 in order to pay for capital improvement projects in the district including renovating and repairing existing school facilities in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the district issue bonds not exceeding $500,000 to renovate and repair existing buildings? 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. Coos County Elections, May Election Results (dead link)
  2. Coos County Elections, Powers School Proposal (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.