Umpqua Community College Bond Measure (May 2012)

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A Umpqua Community College Bond Measure was on the May 15, 2012 ballot in the Umpqua school area which is in Douglas County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 7,428 (25.58%)
  • NO 18,566 (71.42%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $40 million in order to help pay for capital improvement projects in the college district including renovations to buildings and upgrading technology as needed.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Umpqua Community College district be authorized to issue general obligation bonds not exceeding $40,000,000? 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]

References

  1. Douglas County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Douglas County Clerk, Notice of Election
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.