The Alibi endorses all bonds proposed this election cycle. Here's a breakdown of what you're being asked to vote for.
Together would cost $223,802,000
Bond A: Senior Citizen Facility Improvements—Yes
Would put $14,725,000 toward improvements, construction and equipment for 148 senior citizen facilities in 29 counties.
Bond B: Library Acquisitions—Yes
Asks for $11,019,000 for library books, equipment and resources for public, academic and tribal libraries.
Bond C: Health Facility Improvements—Yes
Requests $57,925,000 for cancer research and treatment facilities, educational medical facilities and other statewide and regional health facilities.
Bond D: Higher Education and Special Schools Improvements and Acquisitions—Yes
Asks for $140,133,000 for construction, renovations, upgrades and other capital acquisitions for higher educational and special school facilities.
Together would cost $20,750,000
Bond Question 1: Library—Yes
Wants $1,000,000 for library books and other resources.
Bond Question 2: Public Safety—Yes
Requests $4,750,000 for the design, construction and outfitting of an emergency center in the East Mountains; a Sheriff's Regional Training Academy; and fire stations.
Bond Question 3: Parks and Recreation Facilities—Yes
Asks for $2,500,000 to plan, design, construct, equip, redevelop and furnish parks and recreational facilities.
Bond Question 4: Community Health Services—Yes
Would use $2,000,000 to build and equip a medical clinic for family public health services.
Bond Question 5: Roads—Yes
Wants $7,000,000 to design, construct and repair roads.
Bond Question 6: Storm and Wastewater—Yes
Requests $3,500,000 for storm sewer and wastewater systems repair and infrastructure development in the South Valley.
The Albuquerque Metropolitan Arroyo Flood Control Authority seeks $20,000,000 to fund improvement of the flood control system.