Unofficial Results from Bond Votes in WMU and New London School Districts

Both New London and Winfield Mt. Union School Districts held bond referendum votes Tuesday.  Unofficially the proposition put before the New London voters passed by 68%. 485 votes were cast…328 yes and 157 no.  Voters were asked to approve general obligation bonds in an amount not to exceed $5,375,000. The funds are to be used to turn the Clark Elementary gym/multipurpose room into classrooms and then to construct a gym addition to the High School building.

The WMU proposition does not appear to have succeeded. A total of 371 votes were cast…210 no votes and 161 yes votes.  WMU district residents were asked to approve $3,255,000 to provide funds for a combination performing arts/athletic competition facility as well as additions to the Industrial Tech building and the High School.