This $25 million bond was approved by the voters in 2009 for the acquisition of land, construction of new parks and facilities, and for the renovation of existing parks & facilities. This bond was partially refunded in 2015.
Redevelopment General Obligation Refunding Issue
This $68 million bond was approved by the voters in 2013 for the acquisition and demolition of properties approved for redevelopment, right-of-way acquisitions, and road infrastructure modifications to improve connectivity within the Franklin-Gateway redevelopment area. Streetscape improvements and construction in the Whitlock Avenue corridor are also included. Additionally in 2020, the taxable portion of the 2013 bond issue was refunded to lower interest rates.