Voters will take to the polls today to vote on the Jamestown Public Schools Referendum The special election runs today from 7:00AM – 7:00PM. The polling location is at the Jamestown Civic Center.
Voters must bring proof of birth date and residency with them to the polls; this may include a North Dakota driver’s license or ID card, an ID issued by a tribal government, ID issued by the North Dakota Secretary of States Office or a combination of these options.
The language on the ballot will read:
“Shall Jamestown Public School District No. 1, Stutsman County, North Dakota, issue its general obligation school building bonds in the amount not to exceed $34,445,000, maturing within a maximum of 20 years, resulting in an estimated additional millage of 35.71 mills, equal to $35.71 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 an addition to an elementary school; to upgrade and improve the high school athletic field and facilities; to remodel, renovate, improve and equip school buildings and to otherwise maintain, renovate and improve school property.
Voters desiring to vote in favor of said proposition should mark a cross (X) in the space opposite the word “Yes.” Voters desiring to vote against such proposition should mark a cross (X) in the space opposite the word “No.””