Grand Forks Public Schools Release Unofficial Results from Special Election
For Immediate Release
June 22, 2021
Grand Forks Public Schools Announce Unofficial Results from Special Election
GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The unofficial voting results from the Grand Forks School Board special election are as follows:
Question 1: “Shall Grand Forks Public School District No. 1 of Grand Forks County, North Dakota, issue its general obligation bonds in the amount not to exceed $86,000,000 maturing within a maximum of 20 years, resulting in an estimated additional millage of 21.95 mills, equal to $21.95 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation for the first taxable year, for the purpose of providing funds, together with any other funds available, to construct and equip a new K-8 school building; to demolish school buildings; to renovate, remodel and improve school buildings; and to otherwise improve and renovate school property.”
Question 2: “Shall the school building fund levy of Grand Forks Public School District No. 1 of Grand Forks County, North Dakota, be increased from 10 mills to 20 mills as permitted by Section 57-15-16 of the North Dakota Century Code.”
Each question needed 60% to pass.
A special board meeting will be held to conduct the official canvass of results. The Grand Forks School Board will meet at 6 p.m. on June 28, 2021 at the Mark Sanford Education Center (2400 47th Ave. S).