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A Union School District Bond Issue question was narrowly approved on the April 2, 2013 election ballot in Franklin County, which is in Missouri.

This measure authorized the Union School District to increase its debt by $8 million through issuing general obligation bonds in that amount in order to fund certain district improvements outlined below in the text of the question.

This measure requires a 4/7ths (57.1%) majority approval rate to pass.[1]

Election results

Franklin County:

Union School District Bond
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1093 59.47%
No74540.53%
These election results are from the Franklin County Elections Office.

Text of measure

Text of the question:

Shall the Board of Education of the Union R-XI School District of Franklin County, Missouri, borrow money in the amount of Eight Million Dollars ($8,000,000), resulting in no estimated increase to the debt service property tax levy, for the purpose of providing funds to improve safety and security at all the District’s facilities by constructing, equipping and furnishing entrances with cameras and the installation of security locking systems to exterior doors; to complete roof and window replacements; to the extent funds are available, to complete other repairs, technology improvements, and renovations to the existing facilities of the District; and issue bonds for the payment thereof? If this proposition is approved, the adjusted debt service levy of the School District is estimated to remain unchanged at $0.96 per one hundred dollars of assessed valuation of real and personal property.

Yes

No[1][2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Franklin County April 2, 2013 Election Notices
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.