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November 8, 2016 — Elección General de California
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Cottonwood Fire Protection District
Measure C - 2/3 Approval Required

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Resultados electorales

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1,791 votos si (68.31%)

831 votos no (31.69%)

100% de distritos activos (4/4).

3,755 boletas electorales serán contadas.

Should the Cottonwood Fire Protection District issue general obligation bonds in an amount not to exceed $4,000,000 for the purpose of acquiring and constructing a new fire station in the District and related capital expenses at legal rates and no bonds maturing beyond 40 years?

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+RESOLUTION NO. 16-03-002

A RESOLUTION OF THE COTTONWOOD FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT MAKING DETERMINATIONS AND CALLING AN ELECTION ON A PROPOSITION TO INCUR INDEBTEDNESS AND TO ISSUE GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE COTTONWOOD FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT:

Section 1.             Authority.  This resolution is adopted pursuant to Article XIIIA, Section 1 of the California Constitution and Chapter 9 (commencing with Section 13925) of Part 2.7 of Division 12 of the California Health and Safety Code.  Section 2.             Findings and Determinations.  In accordance with Health and Safety Code Section 13925, the Board hereby finds and determines that it is necessary to incur a general obligation bonded indebtedness to the U. S. Department of Agriculture for the acquisition and construction of a new fire station in the District and related capital expenses. Section 3.             Call for an Election.  Pursuant to with Health and Safety Code Section 13925, the District hereby calls an election on the proposition to incur indebtedness and to issue general obligation bonds in accordance with this resolution.  In accordance with Health and Safety Code Section 13927 the election shall be conducted pursuant to the Uniform District Election Law, Part 4 (commencing with Section 10500) of Division 10 of the Elections Code. The secretary of the District shall deliver or cause to be delivered to the county election official of such election such notices and information as may be required by the Uniform District Election Law. The District hereby requests the county election official of such election to prepare such materials and take all such actions as may be required under the Elections Code in connection with the election authorized herein.  Section 4.             Matters Pertaining to Election. In accordance with Health and Safety Code Section 13926: (a)             The purpose for which the proposed debt is to be incurred is the acquisition and construction of a new fire station in the District and related capital expenses, which may include expenses for the authorization, issuance, and sale of bonds. (b)            The amount of debt to be incurred shall not exceed $4,000,000. (c)             The maximum term of the bonds will not exceed 40 years. (d)            The maximum rate of interest to be paid will not to exceed the maximum rate permitted pursuant to Article 7 (commencing with Section 53530) of Chapter 3 of Part 1 of Division 2 of Title 5 of the Government Code. (e)             The measure to be submitted to the voters shall be as set forth in Appendix A. (f)             The date the election will be held to approve the issuance of the bonds will be November 8, 2016. Section 5.             Condition for Issuing Bonds.  In accordance with Health and Safety Code Section 13928, the district board may adopt resolutions to issue bonds for all or any part of the amount of the indebtedness only if two-thirds of voters voting upon the proposition favor incurring the indebtedness and issuing the bonds.   Section 6.             Code Election. Pursuant to Government Code Section 53507.5, the Board hereby elects to issue the bonds authorized hereby pursuant to Article 4.5 (commencing with Section 53506) of Chapter 3 of Part 1 of Division 2 of Title 5 of the Government Code. After the issuance of the bonds the Board shall take the actions required by Government Code Section 53509.5. Section 7.             Estimated Tax Rates. The fire chief or administrator of the District or any officer of the Board is authorized to prepare or cause to be prepared and filed with the election official conducting the election the estimated tax rate information at the times and as specified in Elections Code Section 9401.  Section 8.             Severability.  In any section, subsection, sentence, phrase or clause of this ordinance is for any reason held to be invalid, such decision shall not affect the validity of the remaining portion of this ordinance.  The voters of the District hereby declare that they would have adopted the remainder of this ordinance, including each section, subsection, sentence, phrase or clause, irrespective of the invalidity of any other section, subsection, sentence, phrase or clause. Section 9.             Other Actions. The fire chief or administrator of the District or any officer of the Board is authorized to take any other action necessary to implement this resolution. Section 10.          Effectiveness of Resolution. This resolution shall take effect immediately.

 

The above actions were taken by the following vote:

(requires a 3/5ths majority vote to  approve)

 

AYES _____               NOS _____                 ABSTAIN _____

 

Chairperson,   _________________________                      Date ___________________

                         Lisa Pruitt

Attest:

 

Clerk of the Board,    

 

_________________________________      Date ___________________

                         Arthur Parham

 


Appendix A

 

 

 

 

Should the Cottonwood Fire Protection District issue general obligation bonds in an amount not to exceed $4,000,000 for the purpose of acquiring and constructing a new fire station in the District and related capital expenses at legal rates and no bonds maturing beyond 40 years?

 

 
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