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Walla Walla School District 140 Capital Improvements Bond Proposition (February 2013)

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A Walla Walla School District 140 Capital Improvements Bond proposition was defeated on the February 12, 2013 election ballot in Walla Walla County, which is in Washington.

This proposition would have authorized the Walla Walla School District to increase its debt by $48 million by issuing general obligation bonds in that amount. These bonds would mature within 21 years and the money would be used to fund capital improvements for the District facilities.[1]

A 60% super-majority was required for approval.

Election results

Walla Walla County

Walla Walla School District Bond Prop.
Defeatedd No4,88046.65%
Yes 5,582 53.35%

Election results from Walla Walla County Election Results Report.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

The Board of Directors of Walla Walla School District No. 140, adopted Resolution No. 15-2012, concerning a proposition to finance capital improvements to its facilities. This proposition authorizes the District to remodel Walla Walla High School; issue $48 million of general obligation bonds maturing within 21 years; and levy annual excess property tax levies paying such bonds, provided in Resolution No. 15-2012. Should this proposition be:[1][2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Walla Walla County Washington February 12, 2013 online voters guide
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.