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February 13th special and school election results

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Oklahoma voters headed to the polls for school and special elections today. The results are starting to pour in.

On the ballot in Duncan was a one-percent public safety sales tax to help fund the police and fire departments. It did not pass. 51-percent of voters were against the proposition.

In Elgin, voters approved a proposed quarter sales tax extension that will benefit the Department of Parks and Recreation by 87 percent.

In Sterling, two school bonds passed for construction and transportation.  The bond for $295,000 passed by 85 percent and the second for $90,000 also passed by 85 percent.

Voters in Grandfield approved two proposed school bonds. The first bond is for $325,000 and would be used for constructing, equipping and remodeling school buildings. It passed with 88 percent of the votes. The second $150,0000 for transportation equipment also passed with 88 percent of the votes.

Carnegie school officials will not be revamping their middle and high schools through a $4.2-million school bond. The bond did not meet the necessary 60-percent of votes.

Find school board election results from across the area here.

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