- Measure L bond at a glance
Amount: $250 million bond measure.
Approved by voters: 2004.
Land purchase: San Joaquin Delta Community College District voted 5-2 in November 2006 to purchase 118 acres between Victor Road and Mokelumne River.
Change in plans: Board voted to not buy Victor Road property in July 2008 due to shortage of funds. There were also concerns that part of the property was located in a flood plain.
Money remaining in Measure L for Lodi: $654,640. An additional $68 million in future releases are available for Delta projects districtwide. That will have to be determined by the board of trustees. There are also contingency dollars available.
Next Measure L Bond Oversight Committee meeting: Aug. 15, 5:30 p.m. Delta College board room, 5151 Pacific Ave., Stockton, administration building, Room 103. Open to the public.
— Ross Farrow
Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2013 12:00 am
A group of Lodi citizens wants to remind San Joaquin Delta College officials that local residents still want to pursue a satellite campus in Lodi.
The community was delighted with the thought that Delta College would have a major presence in Lodi after voters throughout the district approved Measure L, a $250 million bond measure, in 2004.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 12:00 am.