Cleveland Metropolitan School District CEO Eric Gordon issued a message of gratitude this week via the district's YouTube channel following the passage of Issue 68.

"Your renewed investment in the children of Cleveland comes at a critical time for the district and makes it possible to continue the progress we've made together," Gordon said.

Issue 68 passed with 61.47% of the vote, according to the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections.

Watch the full the video above.