You voted for it, now where is the 2012 bond money being spent?
In November voters approved $306 million.
Here is the breakdown:
Prop 12: Transportation and Mobility = $143,299,000
Prop 13: Open Space and Watershed Protection = $30,000,000
Prop 14: Parks and Recreation = $77,680,000
Prop 16: Public Safety = $31,079,000
Prop 17: Health and Human Services = $11,148,000
Prop 18: Library, Museum and Cultural Arts Facilities = $13,442,000
One year later, some projects have begun; others are in the bid process.
Capital Planning Officer Mike Trimble expects all the money to be spent in a five year time frame.
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