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Garfield County Hospital District Levy Increase (February 2012)

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A Garfield County Hospital District Levy Increase measure was on the February 14, 2012 ballot in the hospital district area which is in Garfield County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 623 (61.02%)Approveda
  • NO 398 (38.98%%)[1]

This measure sought to increase the current district levy to one set at a rate of $2.32 per $1,000 of assessed property value for one year in order to further pay for maintenance and operational costs in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

he Commission of the Public Hospital District No. 1, Garfield County, adopted Resolution No. 11-11, concerning a proposition to finance operations, maintenance and improvements. This proposition would authorize the District to operate and maintain the District's health care facilities and services, acquire and install a new health information technology system, and levy taxes in excess of regular property tax levies, at the estimated levy rate of $2.32 per $1,000 of assessed value, on all taxable property within the District for collection in 2013 to provide a total of $750,000, all as provided in Resolution No. 11-11. Should this proposition be approved?[3]

References

  1. Garfield County Elections, Current election results
  2. Garfield County Elections, Online Voter's Guide
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.