Chandler Edition - September 2021

V O T E R G U I D E

CHANDLERVOTER GUIDE

COMPILED BY ALEXA D'ANGELO

D A T E S T O K N O W F O R A L L M A I L E L E C T I O N Oct. 2 Last day to register to vote in the Nov. 2 election Oct. 6 Ballots mailed to registered voters Oct. 26 Last day to mail in ballots Nov. 2 Election Day/deadline to drop o ballots

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C I T Y O F C H A N D L E R B O N D

The city’s bond is sectioned into ve parts, asking voters to vote yes or no to ve separate questions. This is the language that will appear on the ballot.

MUNICIPAL FACILITIES BONDS AMOUNT: $33.57 million Purposes : to construct, improve, renovate, replace and remodel municipal buildings and facilities including performing arts and cultural facilities, oce buildings, senior and community recreation centers, libraries, and other municipal buildings and facilities, including such improvements as HVAC systems, roong, plumbing, electrical systems and generators, technology, and other building components related thereto; to furnish and equip such municipal facilities, and improve the grounds thereof

PUBLIC SAFETY/FIRE BONDS AMOUNT: $25.16 million Purposes : to construct, improve, renovate and remodel re stations and other re safety- related facilities; to furnish, equip and improve re stations, re safety-related facilities and radio infrastructure; and to acquire vehicles and land for re and public safety purposes

PARKSANDRECREATION IMPROVEMENTS/COMMUNITY SERVICESBONDS AMOUNT: $72.98million Purposes : to construct, improve and acquire community, neighborhood, regional and aquatic parks, including recreational facilities, buildings and improvements; to acquire land for parks, recreational facilities, buildings and open spaces; to make improvements, additions and replacements to existing parks and recreational facilities and buildings; to

PUBLIC SAFETY/POLICE BONDS AMOUNT: $55.19 million Purposes : to construct, improve, renovate and remodel police stations and other police-related facilities; to furnish, equip and improve police stations, police-related facilities and radio infrastructure; and to acquire vehicles and land for police and public safety purposes

PUBLICWORKS/STREET AND TRANSIT IMPROVEMENTS BONDS AMOUNT: $85.78 million Purposes : to design, acquire, improve, construct, reconstruct and rehabilitate the streets, avenues, alleys and highways of or within the city; to design, acquire, install, construct and reconstruct street lighting, trac signal/control systems, underground utility lines, landscape improvements and transit/bicycle program improvements, including shared- use paths and trails; to acquire land and interests in land for transportation purposes

landscape, furnish and equip existing and new parks and recreational facilities and buildings C H A N D L E R U S D O V E R R I D E

An override is a voter-approved initiative that generates additional tax revenue to fund projects and operations. The district is currently operating under a 15% override; this would be a continuation. This is how the question will appear on the ballot.

in Article IX, Section 18, Constitution of Arizona. Based on the current net assessed valuation used for secondary property tax purposes, to fund the proposed continuation of the increase in the school. District’s budget would require an estimated continuation of a tax rate of $1.24 per $100 of assessed valuation used for secondary property tax purposes and is in addition to the school district’s tax rate that will be levied to fund the school district’s revenue control limit allowed by law.

school district budget by $0. The amount of the proposed increase will be based on a percentage of the school district’s revenue control limit in future years as provided in Section 15-481(P), Arizona Revised Statutes. Any budget increase continuation authorized by this election shall be entirely funded by a levy of taxes on the taxable property in this school district for the year for which adopted and for six subsequent years, shall not be realized from monies furnished by the state and shall not be subject to the limitation on taxes specied

CHANDLERUSD 15%OVERRIDE Shall the governing board of Chandler USD No. 80 of Maricopa County, Arizona (the “school district”), adopt maintenance and operations budgets which allow the school district to continue to exceed the revenue control limit specied by law in the amount of not more than 15% per scal year for scal year 2022-23 and the next subsequent six scal years thereafter? The 2022-23 proposed continuation of the budget increase of the school district budget will exceed the alternate proposed

SOURCES: CHANDLER USD, CITY OF CHANDLERCOMMUNITY IMPACT NEWSPAPER

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CHANDLER EDITION • SEPTEMBER 2021

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