May 17, 2022

November 2019 Library Budget and Bond Issue Election Results Roundup

Results of interest to the library community from November 5, 2019. 


Eagle Valley Library District Issue 6A Passes Easily (via Vail Daily)

New Library District Formed in Southwest La Plata County (via Durango Herald)


Propositions to Hold Vote on Boise Library, Stadium Projects Pass (Via KTVB)


Kittery Approves $5 Million Library Bond (via SeaCoastOnline)


Flint Passes $12.6M Library Bond, Renovation to Begin in May 2020 (via MLive)

Memphis Library Millage Fails But Supporters Not Giving Up(via The Voice)

New Jersey

Mahwah Voters Approve Library Funding Increase (via


Ohioans Approve 93% of Public Library Levy Issues (via OLC)

Athens County Passes Library and Children Services Levies (via WOUB)

Mahoning County Library Levy Renewed (via The Vindicator)

Voters Approve Milton-Union Public Library’s (Miami County) Renewal Levy (via Troy News)

New York

Gardiner Voters Approve 20% Library Budget Increase (via HV1)

Glens Falls: Crandall Library Budget Passes by Wide Margins (via The Post Star)


Castle Rock Library Levy Short of Passing Tuesday (via

Future Union Gap Library to Join Yakima District if Initial Voter Approval on Local Levy Holds (via Yakima Herald-Republic

Last Updated 8:00 AM EST on November 6, 2019

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