2020 Library Campaign Tracking
 Share
The version of the browser you are using is no longer supported. Please upgrade to a supported browser.Dismiss

 
$
%
123
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZAAABACADAE
1
2
LibraryCityCountyState
Election Day
What is on the ballotClerkDone?Campaign Website/Press/Info
ELPAC Campaign?
OperatingBuilding
Governance/Other
If building, Amount $
Type of Operating
If Operating: Renewal, additional, or new
Votes For
Votes Against
Total Votes Cast
% yes% noPass / Fail
Pass/Fail Coded
NOTES
Stories about Library Election
Library Info Page
Clerk of Election Page
News Site Results
Origin
3
Statewide Prop 208 - #InvestInEdAZ11/3/20
Prop 208 - Invest in Education Act
https://ballotpedia.org/Arizona_Proposition_208,_Tax_on_Incomes_Exceeding_$250,000_for_Teacher_Salaries_and_Schools_Initiative_(2020)
DoneYxSchool Funding13951281259272265440052.56%47.44%Pass
For education statewide - includes school libraries
4
Woodland Public LibraryWoodlandCA11/3/20
Measure R: one-quarter cent sales tax for general city services (inclduing library hours), providing approximately $2.8 million annually for 10 years
https://www.yoloelections.org/election-returns/returns/#woodland
Done
https://www.dailydemocrat.com/2020/11/03/measure-r-under-consideration/
xrenewal1266269961965864.41%35.59%Pass
5
Woodland Public LibraryWoodlandCA11/3/20
MEASURE S: Advisory Vote Only. Shall the City Council allocate 25% of the tax revenue collected from any sales tax measure re-authorized in the City of Woodland via the November 2020 ballot to the Woodland Public Library to enhance educational and literacy programs and maintain or expand hours of operation?
https://www.yoloelections.org/election-returns/returns#woodland
Done Advisory1143077041913459.74%40.26%PassAdvisory
6
Gilpin County LibraryGilpin CountyCO11/3/20
ISSUE 6A - INCREASE levy by $397,000 ANNUALLY FOR COLLECTION BEGINNING IN 2021, (EXPECTED TO BE AN ADDITIONAL 0.900 MILLS AND TO RESULT IN AN ANNUAL TAX INCREASE OF $6 FOR A HOME WORTH $100,000 IN 2021)
https://results.enr.clarityelections.com/CO/Gilpin/106001/web.264614/#/detail/35?v=266575%2F
Done
https://www.gilpinlibrary.org/mill-levy-faqs.html
nxNew26481441408964.76%35.24%Pass
7
Booth & Dimock Memorial LibraryCoventryCT11/3/20
1.7 million to renovate the Booth & Dimock Memorial Library
x3,7063,675pass
8
Antioch Public Library DistrictAntiochLakeIL11/3/20
Bond for $9.6 million to " repairing, improving, remodeling and expanding the existing Antioch Public Library building and furnishing necessary equipment and acquiring electronic data storage and retrieval facilities in connection therewith"
https://results.enr.clarityelections.com/IL/Lake/105841/web.264614/#/summary
Dne
https://www.lakecountyil.gov/DocumentCenter/View/21161/Referenda
x$9.6 million515954411060048.67%51.33%Fail
9
St. Martin Parish (Library and Parish Govt)
St. Martin Parish
LA11/3/2020
Special tax of 3.83 mills - Half of the funds will be used for constructing, improving, and operating libraries in the parish, including purchasing furniture, fixtures, lands, and equipment. The remaining half will go towards operating and maintaining public buildings and recreational facilities, supporting programs for elderly parish residents if authorized by state statute.
https://voterportal.sos.la.gov/static/2020-11-03/resultsRace/50
Done
https://www.katc.com/news/st-martin-parish/voters-to-decide-on-library-tax-proposition
XNew12704108302353453.98%46.02%Pass
10
Prince George’s County Library
Prince George’s County
MD11/3/20$28 million bond
https://www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/3632/2020-Presidential-Election-Official-Resu
No results as of 11/4
x$28 millionToo Soon
11
Columbus Public LibraryColumbusNE11/3/20
City will be asking for authroity to issue bonds of up to $10 million, to be paid for by a half-cent sales tax increase approved by voters in 2016. The proposed plan is for a space with a library, children's museum, art gallery, City Hall and community room.
https://election.mips.me/
No results as of 11/4
https://columbustelegram.com/news/local/city-moves-ahead-with-educational-campaign-on-library-bond-ballot-issue/article_297f59bf-acb2-5f7a-9d04-9afa3bef027c.html
x$10 millionRenew5,7383,581pass
12
Columbus Public LibraryPlatteNE11/3/20
Shall Platte County, Nebraska, tax the people living outside the city limits of Columbus, Nebraska, and living outside the city limits of Humphrey, Nebraska a maximum tax of $765,000.00 for a library service contract?
donex1,5203,077fail
13
New Mexico GoBond for LibrariesNM11/3/20
General Obligation Bond for $9,751,433 for public libraries, school libraries, tribal libraries, and academic libraries
https://electionresults.sos.state.nm.us/resultsSW.aspx?type=SW&map=CTY
Done X$9.7 million52463926987279451166.03%33.97%Pass
14
Woodstock LibraryWoodstockUlsterNY11/3/20
Propostion #1 - Approval to demolish and rebuild the Woodstock Public Library, with financing not to exceed $5.8 million, to levy an additional real estate tax within the library district to pay debt service on the bonds
http://electionresults.ulstercountyny.gov/results/
Done x$5.8 million20552089414449.59%50.41%Fail
https://www.newsbreak.com/new-york/woodstock/news/2105995883730/woodstock-library-bond-is-defeated-by-34-votes
https://www.recordonline.com/story/news/politics/elections/2020/10/05/election-2020-ulster-candidates-ballot/3573345001/
https://hudsonvalleyone.com/2020/11/04/woodstock-library-vote-too-close-to-call/
15
Champaign County LibraryChampaignOH11/3/20
0.8-mill, five year renewal levy
https://www.boe.ohio.gov/champaign/election-info/election-night-results/
DonexRenew716247731193560.01%39.99%Pass
16
Cuyahoga County Public Librar
Cuyahoga County
OH11/3/20
New 1-mill tax increase will cost the owner of a $100,000 home about $35 more a year. The increase would raise $18 million more per year for library operations, which officials say is needed to avoid “significant” cuts to the program, building maintenance, and the budget for books and other materials.
https://www.livevoterturnout.com/Cuy/LiveResults/en/Index_10.html
Done x$18 millionNew18142412366730509159.47%40.53%Pass
17
Huron County Community LibraryHuronOH11/3/20
1.276 mill five year renewal levy
https://www.huron.boe.ohio.gov/election-results/
No results as of 11/4
xRenewToo Soon
18
Mt. Gilead Public LibraryMorrowOH11/3/201-mill five year renewal levyhttps://boe.morrowcountyohio.gov/DonexRenew24161608402460.04%39.96%Pass
19
Reed Memorial LibraryPortageOH11/3/201.5 mill renewal levy
https://www.portagecounty-oh.gov/board-elections
DonexRenew60832656873969.61%30.39%Pass
20
Portage County District LibraryPortage CountyOH11/3/20
Issue 31 - 1-Mill, 10-year property tax levy to supplement its operating budget. Property tax increase will be $35 for a home valued at $100,000
https://www.portagecounty-oh.gov/board-elections
DoneYxNew25982294545543646.87%53.13%Fail
Small number of votes in Summit County too https://www.summitcountyboe.gov/ElectionResults/Results/elect110320G.htm
21
Birchard Public LibrarySanduskyOH11/3/201 mill, five year renewal levy
https://sanduskycountyoh.gov/index.php?page=board-of-elections
DonexRenew1365570392069465.99%34.01%Pass
Small number of votes in Seneca County too https://www.boe.ohio.gov/seneca/c/elecres/20201103results.pdf
22
Mohawk Community LibrarySenecaOH11/3/20
0.8 mill, five year renewal levy
https://www.boe.ohio.gov/seneca/election-info/election-night-results/
DonexRenew951674162558.52%41.48%Pass
23
Seneca East Public LibrarySenecaOH11/3/20
0.75 mill replacement five year levy
https://www.boe.ohio.gov/seneca/election-info/election-night-results/
DonexNew1548992254060.94%39.06%Pass
24
Massillon Public LibraryMassillonStarkOH11/3/20Levy renewalhttps://election.starkcountyohio.gov/Done xRenew839950101340962.64%37.36%Pass
25
Barberton Public LibrarySummitOH11/3/201.95 mill renewal levy
https://www.summitcountyboe.gov/boe-reports/election-results/
DonexRenew31191628474765.70%34.30%Pass
26
Cuyahoga Falls LibrarySummitOH11/3/20
1.9 mill five year renewal levy
https://www.summitcountyboe.gov/boe-reports/election-results/
DonexRenew775629071066372.74%27.26%Pass
27
Brumback Library DistrictVan WertOH11/3/20
0.5 mill five year renewal levy
https://www.boe.ohio.gov/vanwert/election-info/
DonexRenew950027791227977.37%22.63%Pass
28
Washington County Public LIbraryWashingtonOH11/3/201 mill, five year renewal levy
https://www.boe.ohio.gov/washington/election-info/election-night-results/
DonexRenew1593991962513563.41%36.59%Pass
29
Wood County District Public Library
Wood CountyOH11/3/20
Tax levy Renewal 0.8 mil, 6 years
https://www.co.wood.oh.us/boe/Done
https://www.co.wood.oh.us/BOE/PDF_Files/Ballot_Language/2020_Nov/Nov%20Q%20and%20I%20List%20v08_19_2020%20Certified%20wBallot%20Lang%20v3.pdf?fbclid=IwAR39LweKrz_246NTcq8Iu_6t0Lqt40oUDK5N-hV1fD1cDIaZwrns2WA1uUI
xRenew2162479182954273.20%26.80%Pass
30
Newcomerstown Public Library
Newcomerstown
TuscarwasOH11/3/20Tax levy renewal
https://www.boe.ohio.gov/tuscarawas/election-info/election-night-results/
Done
https://www.timesreporter.com/story/news/2020/09/20/election-2020-newcomerstown-library-seeks-renewal/114090286/
xRenew1591587217873.05%26.95%Pass
31
Deschutes Public Library DistrictBendDeschutesOR11/3/20
$195 million bond to rennovate, upgrade, and expand libraries
https://webapps.deschutes.org/Elections/Home/Results
Done
https://www.deschutes.org/sites/default/files/fileattachments/clerk039s_office/page/13721/2020_g_9-139_redacted.pdf
x$195 million615215620811772952.26%47.74%Pass
32
Sweet Home Public LibrarySweet HomeLinnOR11/3/20
Renewal of the 5 year tax levy for library operations
https://results.oregonvotes.gov/ResultsSW.aspx?type=CTYALL&cty=14&map=CTY
DonexRenew34081271467972.84%27.16%Pass
33
Multnomah County LibraryMultnomahOR11/3/2020
Measure 26-211 - $387 million bond to finance library renovations and imposing a property tax of $61 per $100,000 of assessed value to repay the bonds.
https://multco.us/elections/november-3-2020-general-election
Donex$387 million228,117150,652378,76960.23%39.77%Pass
https://ballotpedia.org/Multnomah_County,_Oregon,_Measure_26-211,_Library_Bond_Issue_(November_2020)
34
Eugene Public LibraryEugene Lane OR11/3/20
Measure 20-309 - $2,850,000 per year in Eugene where a property taxpayer is estimated to pay an average of $37 per year over the five-year period of the levy. The tax rate for this levy will be $0.15 per $1,000.00 of property value per home, which is two cents less than the $0.17 tax rate for the current (2015) levy.
https://apps.lanecounty.org/Elections/Election/Index/233
DoneYxRenew70300213329163276.72%23.28%Pass
https://www.librariesforeveryonevoteyes.org/about-the-levy
35
Fern Ridge Public Library DistrictLane OR11/3/20Renew Levy
https://apps.lanecounty.org/Elections/Election/Index/233
DonexRenew43343152748657.89%42.11%Pass
36
Stayton Public LibraryStaytonOR11/3/20replacement (increase)x
replacement (increase)
20062035404149.6350.37Fail
https://results.oregonvotes.gov/ResultsSW.aspx?type=CTYALL&cty=21&map=CTY
37
F.D. Campbell Memorial Library
Bessemer Borough
LawrencePA11/3/20
https://co.lawrence.pa.us/page/3/?s=election+results
No results as of 11/4
https://www.ncnewsonline.com/news/lifestyles/bessemer-ballot-referendum-asks-voters-to-support-library/article_1b139c2e-98a2-5092-9857-4a682ff23b43.html
xrenewal388139pass
38
Jamestown Philomenian LibraryJamestownRI11/3/20$1.5 million bonds
https://www.ri.gov/election/results/2020/general_election/jamestown/
Done
https://www.jamestownpress.com/articles/voters-to-cast-ballots-on-two-referendums/
x$1.5 million3022907392976.92%23.08%Pass
39
Maury Loontjens Memorial Library
NarragansettRI3-NovACQUISITION AND RENOVATION OF NEW LIBRARY $5.8 MILLION IN bondsX5800000pass
40
Fairfax County Public LibraryViennaFairfaxVA11/3/20
$90 million in bonds for library rennovaions and upgrades to 4 locations
https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/elections/sites/elections/files/assets/result/resu1120.pdf
Too soon
https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/library/branch-out/2020-library-bond-referendums
x$90 miliion1000837905017913355.87%44.13%PassNot sure if results are final.
41
Castle Rock Public LIbraryCastle RockCowlitzWA11/3/2020
Excess levy to fund the library. .50 cents per $1000 assessed value. Levy failed twice before.
https://www.co.cowlitz.wa.us/2357/Elections
Too Soon
xNew694 501 1195 58.08%41.92%Too Soon
The levy requires a 60% supermajority approval to pass, as well as at least 143 total “yes” votes this year to validate the results. (Validation requires at least 24% of the voter turnout from the previous general election.)
https://tdn.com/news/local/castle-rock-library-levy-loses-more-ground-thursday/article_9613c6cd-2564-587e-8ae8-4b6bd1fb8633.html
42
Hampshire County Public LibraryRomneyHampshireWV11/3/2020
primary source of funding, established in 1987 but failed in the spring primary. Needs 60% to pass
http://hampshirewv.com/DonexNew62303019924967.36%32.64%PassNeeds 60% to pass
43
Taylor County Public LibraryGraftonTaylorWV11/3/20
renewal for current operating expenses, about 50% of budget. Needs 60% to pass
https://results.enr.clarityelections.com/WV/Taylor/106256/web.262169/#/summary?v=264086%2F
Done xRenew6141859700087.73%12.27%PassNeeds 60% to pass
44
Wayne County Public LibrariesWayneWV11/03/2020x79803990Pass
45
Bay County Library SystemBay CityBayMI11/03/2020
Six year renewal for operating expenses
46
Wheatland Township Public Library
MecostaMI03-Nov-200.4Operatingrenewal381278passed
47
Bay County Library SystemBayMI03-Nov-201.752020OperatingRenewal3169217290passed
48
Baldwin Public Library (Beverly Hills Village)
OaklandMI03-Nov-20
.8184 (of a 12.9184 mil proposal)
2021OperatingNew49282197passed
49
Barryton Public LibraryMecostaMI03-Nov-200.9922021OperatingRenewal1004413passed
50
Crooked Tree District LibraryCharlevoixMI03-Nov-200.52021OperatingRenewal1540841passed
51
Crystal Falls District Community Library
IronMI03-Nov-200.91212021OperatingRenewal599171passed
52
Elsie Public LibraryClintonMI03-Nov-2012020OperatingNew823376passed
53
Goodland Township LibraryLapeerMI03-Nov-200.87772021OperatingRenewal506599failed
54
Otsego County LibraryOtsegoMI03-Nov-200.42021OperatingRenewal98833998passed
55
Peter White Public Library (Chocolay Twp)
MarquetteMI03-Nov-200.99072021OperatingRenewal2783752passed
56
Peter White Public Library (Marquette Twp)
MarquetteMI03-Nov-200.89162020OperatingRenewal1831612passed
57
Peter White Public Library (West Branch Twp)
MarquetteMI03-Nov-200.90982021OperatingRenewal570182passed
58
Richmond Township LibraryMarquetteMI03-Nov-2022020OperatingNew33593passed
59
Sherman Township LibraryIsabellaMI03-Nov-200.752020Operating
Renewal/Increase
936526passed
60
Troy Public LibraryOaklandMI03-Nov-201.12021Operating
Renewal/Increase
2869416068passed
61
Watervliet District LibraryBerrienMI03-Nov-200.52020OperatingRenewal1375634passed
62
63
64
65
66
67
68
69
70
71
72
73
74
75
76
77
78
79
80
81
82
83
84
85
86
87
88
89
90
91
92
93
94
95
96
97
98
99
100
Loading...