Election Results 09 Nov 11

Unofficial election results from Tuesday:
Five schools in this area asked voters to extend existing operating levies.

Hutchinson was asking voters to renew their $128 per pupil operating levy for 10 years. Passed. Yes 1,842. No 564.

Glencoe-Silver Lake was asking voters to extend their $727 levy for 10 years. Passed. Yes 2,163. No 1,212

BOLD was asking voters to renew their $700 levy for 6 years. Passed. Yes 607. No 104.

Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose was asking voters to extend their $379 levy for 10 years. Passed. Yes 2,475. No 816

Sibley East was asking voters to renew their $600 per pupil operating levy for 7 years. No results yet.

Three area schools asked voters to increase operating levies.

Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop was asking voters to approve a $400 increase from $468 per pupil to $870. Passed. Yes 898. No 512.

Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted was asking for a $50 increase from $550 per pupil to $600 per pupil. Passed. Yes 701. No 341.

Watertown-Mayer was asking voter to approve a $258 increase from $242 per pupil to $500 per pupil. Passed. Yes 1,284. No 1267.

Bond referendums:

Glencoe-Silver Lake was asking voters for approval to authorize an $18-million bond referendum that, if approved, would provide funds for the acquisition and betterment of school sites and facilities. Failed. No 1,833. Yes 1,544.

Lester Prairie was asking voters to approve a $5-million bond referendum. Failed. No 631. Yes 391.
School Boards:
Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart School Board.  Elected: Allen W. Schmidt, Lisa M. Taylor, and Laura Girodat.