About Measure X

About Measure X2019-02-20T19:00:38+00:00

GAVILAN COLLEGE AFFORDABLE EDUCATION/ JOB TRAINING/ COLLEGE TRANSFER/ VETERANS SUPPORT MEASURE

"To upgrade classrooms, science, healthcare, technology, engineering/career training labs, repair aging facilities, shall Gavilan Joint Community College District's measure authorizing $248,000,000 in bonds at legal rates, levying 2 cents/$100 assessed value, $14,000,000 annually while bonds are outstanding, constructing, acquiring, repairing classrooms, facilities, sites/equipment, Veterans Center, adding a campus in San Benito County, improving local access to affordable education, with citizen oversight, all money locally controlled, be approved?"

Measure X passed with 57% of the districtwide vote! Thank you to all who were a part of this effort. Fifty-five percent of the vote, districtwide, was needed to pass. With all of precincts reporting, the vote totals are:

San Benito County

  • Yes: 10,167 votes (54.02 percent)
  • No: 8,655 votes (45.98 percent)

Santa Clara County

  • Yes: 26,799 votes (62.47 percent)
  • No: 16,103 votes (37.53 percent)