Roseburg School District Bond Issue, Measure 10-129 (May 2013)

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A Roseburg School District Bond Issue measure was defeated on the May 21, 2013, election ballot in Douglas County, which is in Oregon.

If approved, this measure would have authorized the Roseburg School District to increase its debt by $6 million through issuing general obligation bonds in that amount in order to fund textbooks, technology, and major maintenance, renovation and improvements of school facilities.[1]

Election results

Measure 10-129
Defeatedd No5,91858.04%
Yes 4.278 41.96%
These results are from Douglas County elections office

Text of measure

Question on the ballot:

Shall Roseburg School District issue $6,000,000 of general obligation bonds to finance technology, instructional materials and major maintenance?

If the bonds are approved, they will be payable from taxes on property or property ownership that are not subject to the limits of section 11 and 11 b, Article XI of the Oregon Constitution. [1][2]


If sale of the Bonds is approved proceeds will finance:

-textbooks and related instructional materials
-technology, including computers and related items -major maintenance items including safety improvements, renovation and replacement of roofs, HVAC, water, wastewater and electrical systems. Bonds would mature in 5 years or less from the date of issue.[1][2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Douglas County May 21, 2013 Measures List
  2. 2.0 2.1 Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.