Southern Humboldt Unified school bonds, Measure L (June 2010)
Measure L asked for approval for a $25.2 million bond. It cost property owners in the school district about $60 per $100,000 of assessed valuation per year.
At the time that Measure L was on the ballot, there were 8 schools in Southern Humboldt Unified and about 780 students.
This measure required a 55% super-majority to pass.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|MEASURE L: To improve the quality of education, modernize and renovate all schools in the District, improve energy efficiency including installing solar panels, replace deteriorating plumbing and drainage systems, upgrade inadequate electrical systems, improve technology, modernize restrooms, and make health and safety improvements, shall the Southern Humboldt Joint Unified School District issue $25,200,000 of bonds at legal interest rates, have an independent citizens' oversight committee and have no money used for administrative or teacher salaries or be taken by the State?|
- Contra Costa Times, "Humboldt County school districts hope to pass bond measures," May 30, 2010
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