Measure O Overview

The City of Campbell has identified the Police Department and Campbell Library as high priorities, and is funding improvements to their facilities through a $50 million Bond Measure (Measure O).

The primary goals of Measure O are to build a new police operations building with 9-1-1 dispatch and Emergency Operations Center (EOC) that would withstand natural disasters, and a safe, energy-efficient library that would meet earthquake and fire building codes.

General Scope

The general scope of the project was identified through the following Civic Center Master Plan efforts:

  • Reviewing existing plans and studies for the Civic Center, Library, Historical Museum, and City Hall
  • Assessing community needs for space in these facilities
  • Developing a vision for the Civic Center complex
  • Identifying guiding principles for development
  • Analyzing options for relocating the Historical Museum or constructing an annex within the new library building
  • Assessing parking needs and feasibility of providing additional parking
  • Addressing the need to replace the City's Emergency Operations Center
  • Holding a community meeting to solicit input from stakeholders
  • Developing conceptual layouts for the Civic Center complex
  • Recommending a development plan, financing plan, and estimated costs for each phase
  • Identifying revenue options for funding construction

Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee

The Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee was established are to review expenditure reports to verify that bond proceeds are used only for the purposes set forth in Measure O.

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