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.