Details for 0294-0394 ESPLOST

NOTICE OF CALL OF ESPLOST ELECTION CALL DATE: MARCH 19, 2019 TO THE QUALIFIED VOTERS OF COUNTY, GEORGIA YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED THAT the Clayton County School District and the Board of Elections and Registration of Clayton County, have called an election on March 19, 2019 in all of the election districts of the County. At the election, there will be submitted to the qualified voters of the County the question for their determination of whether or not a one percent sales and use tax for educational purposes of the School District should be reimposed within Clayton County upon the termination of the one percent sales and use tax for educational purposes presently in effect, for the maximum period of time of 20 calendar quarters, for the purpose of providing funds to pay the costs of: (1) constructing and equipping one new Kindergarten - fifth grade Elementary School; (2) constructing and equipping one new ninth -twelfth grade College and Career Academy; (3) constructing and equipping one new ninth - twelfth grade High School; (4) constructing and equipping one new sixth - eight grade Middle school; (5) purchasing new school buses and providing upgrades to existing school buses; (6) replacing and acquiring new service vehicles; (7) acquiring property to construct and equip new schools; (8) acquiring and refreshing system-wide technology improvements and equipment; (9) acquiring personal devices and books for student instruction; (10) renovating, replacing, repairing, improving, and equipping existing school building, stadiums, administrative building, maintenance buildings, and other School District facilities; and (11) acquiring any necessary property for the foregoing purpose, both real and personal, all at a maximum cost of $280,250,000 and all for educational purposes. The ballot shall be in substantially the following form: ( ) Yes ( ) No "Shall a one percent sales and use tax for educational purposes of the Clayton County School District be reimposed within Clayton County upon the termination of the one percent sales and use tax for educational purposes presently in effect, for the maximum period of time of 20 calendar quarters, for the purpose of providing funds to pay the costs of: (1) constructing and equipping one new Kindergarten - fifth grade Elementary School; (2) constructing and equipping one new ninth -twelfth grade College and Career Academy; (3) constructing and equipping one new ninth - twelfth grade High School; (4) constructing and equipping one new sixth - eight grade Middle school; (5) purchasing new school buses and providing upgrades to existing school buses; (6) replacing and acquiring new service vehicles; (7) acquiring property to construct and equip new schools; (8) acquiring and refreshing system-wide technology improvements and equipment; (9) acquiring personal devices and books for student instruction; (10) renovating, replacing, repairing, improving, and equipping existing school building, stadiums, administrative building, maintenance buildings, and other School District facilities; and (11) acquiring any necessary property for the foregoing purpose, both real and personal, all at a maximum cost of $280,250,000 and all for educational purposes?" The several places for holding said election shall be in the regular and established election districts of the County, and the polls will be open from 7:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M. on the date fixed for the election. Early voting/absentee voting by mail will be offered February 25, 2019 through March 19, 2019, and early voting in-person will be offered February 25, 2019 through March 15, 2019. The last day to register to vote in this election shall be February 19, 2019. Those residents qualified to vote at said election shall be determined in all respects in accordance with election laws of the State of Georgia. This notice is given pursuant to joint action of the Clayton County School District and the Board of Elections and Registration of Clayton County. 917-577890, 12/12,19,26 1/2,9,16,23,30,2/6,13,20,27 3/6,13

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