California Voters Approve $9 Billion Bond for School Construction Projects

Published: November 09, 2016

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California voters have approved a $9 billion bond for school construction projects across the state.

The proposal calls for the $9 billion to be allocated this way: $3 billion for new school construction; $3 billion to modernize existing school facilities; $2 billion for construction and renovation of community college facilities; $500 million to provide facilities for charter schools; and $500 million to provide facilities for career technical education programs.