Union School District Bond Issue, Measure J (June 2014)

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A Union School District Bond Issue, Measure J ballot question was on the June 3, 2014 election ballot for voters in Union School District in Santa Clara County, California, where it was approved.

Measure J authorized the Union School District to increase its debt by $125 million through issuing general obligation bonds in that amount.[1]

District voters approved a parcel tax of $96 per year in 2010 in the form of Measure H. This tax was set to expire in 2016.

A 55 percent supermajority vote was required for approval of Measure J.

Election results

Measure J
Approveda Yes 3,581 67.76%
Election results from Santa Clara County Elections Office

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This ballot measure article has preliminary election results. Certified election results will be added as soon as they are made available by the state or county election office. The following totals are as of percent of precincts reporting.

Text of measure

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:[1]

To improve local elementary/middle schools by fixing/replacing leaky roofs, improving safety/fire/security systems, adding classrooms to avoid overcrowding, keeping schools clean/well-maintained, providing updated classroom technology and teacher training for new technology, updating, renovating, acquiring, constructing/equipping classrooms, science/project labs, sites or facilities, shall the Union Elementary School District issue $125 million in bonds at legal rates, with citizen oversight, annual audits, no funds for administrators' salaries, all funds staying in local Union schools?[2]

Related measures

Approveda Union Elementary School District parcel tax, Measure H (May 2010)

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Santa Clara County Elections Department website, "June 3, 2014, ballot measures," accessed March 14, 2014
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.