This bond was originally issued in 1998 then refunded in 2009 for the acquiring, constructing and equipping school buildings including the construction of a new high school. The principal and interest for this bond is paid from proceeds of a 1% sales tax as approved by the voters.
City Parks General Obligation Bond
This $25 million bond was approved by the voters in 2009 for the acquisition of land, construction of new parks and facilities, and for the renovation of existing parks & facilities. This bond was partially refunded in 2015.
Redevelopment General Obligation Bond
This $68 million bond was approved by the voters in 2013 for the acquisition and demolition of properties approved for redevelopment, right-of-way acquisitions and road infrastructure modifications to improve connectivity within the Franklin-Gateway redevelopment area. In addition, streetscape improvements and construction in the Whitlock Avenue corridor are included.