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{{template:school bonds and taxes}}A '''Columbia School District Bond Measure''' will be on the [[May 3, 2011 ballot measures in Michigan|May 3, 2011]] ballot in the Columbia school district area which is in [[Lenawee County, Michigan ballot measures|Lenawee]], [[Washtenaw County, Michigan ballot measures|Washtenaw]], [[Hillsdale County, Michigan ballot measures|Hillsdale]] and [[Jackson County, Michigan ballot measures|Jackson Counties]].
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{{template:school bonds and taxes}}A '''Columbia School District Bond Measure''' was on the [[May 3, 2011 ballot measures in Michigan|May 3, 2011]] ballot in the Columbia school district area which is in [[Lenawee County, Michigan ballot measures|Lenawee]], [[Washtenaw County, Michigan ballot measures|Washtenaw]], [[Hillsdale County, Michigan ballot measures|Hillsdale]] and [[Jackson County, Michigan ballot measures|Jackson Counties]].
  
This measure seeks to issue a bond in the amount of $5 million in order to remodel and refurnish school buildings as well as improve and develope sites around the school including sidewalks and athletic fields.<ref>[http://www.co.jackson.mi.us/departments/county_clerks_office/docs/columbia_school.pdf ''Jackson County Clerk'', Columbia School Proposal]</ref>
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This measure was '''defeated'''
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* '''YES''' 772 (46.84%)
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* '''NO''' 876 (53.16%){{Defeated}}<ref>[http://www.co.jackson.mi.us/Elections/May/11Results.asp ''Jackson County Election'', May Election Results]</ref>
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This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $5 million in order to remodel and refurnish school buildings as well as improve and develope sites around the school including sidewalks and athletic fields.<ref>[http://www.co.jackson.mi.us/departments/county_clerks_office/docs/columbia_school.pdf ''Jackson County Clerk'', Columbia School Proposal]</ref>
  
 
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A Columbia School District Bond Measure was on the May 3, 2011 ballot in the Columbia school district area which is in Lenawee, Washtenaw, Hillsdale and Jackson Counties.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 772 (46.84%)
  • NO 876 (53.16%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $5 million in order to remodel and refurnish school buildings as well as improve and develope sites around the school including sidewalks and athletic fields.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Columbia School District, Jackson, Lenawee, Washtenaw and Hillsdale Counties, Michigan, borrow the sum of not to exceed Five Million Dollars ($5,000,000) and issues its general obligation unlimited tax bonds therefore, for the purpose of: remodeling, furnishing and refurnishing and equipping and re-equipping school buildings; developing and improving sidewalks, driveways parking lots, playgrounds and athletic facilities; and developing and improving sites?[3]

References

  1. Jackson County Election, May Election Results
  2. Jackson County Clerk, Columbia School Proposal
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.