Mail in Ballot Questions Fail in Aztec & Bloomfield, Pass in CCSD

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  Unofficial results from the San Juan County Clerk's office show the capital improvements and mil levy ballot questions presented to voters in three San Juan County School district met with mixed results.  This was the first mail-in ballot question.  

  Unofficial results from the San Juan County Clerk's office show the capital improvements and mil levy ballot questions presented to voters in three San Juan County School district met with mixed results.  This was the first mail-in ballot question.  

  Voters in the Central Consolidated School District were the only ones to approve the measure by a vote of 2,682 for and 1,073 against.

  Voters in the Bloomfield School District defeated the measure by a 70 vote margin:  1,006 for and 1,076 against.

  Voters in the Aztec School district defeated their ballot question by a larger margin:  1,201 for, and 1,992 against.

  School administrations will now be tasked with building a budget for the 2019-20 school year without these funds

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