Harrington School District Levy Replacement (February 2012)

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A Harrignton School District Levy Replacement measure was on the February 14, 2012 ballot in the Harrington school district area of Lincoln County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 174 (71.9%)Approveda
  • NO 68 (28.1%)[1]

This measure sought to replace the current school levy with one set at a rate of $4.95 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further two years in order to pay for general fund maintenance and operational costs in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A two year levy: The Board of Directors of Harrington School District 204 adopted Resolution No. 08-11, concerning a proposition to finance maintenance and operation expenses. This proposition would authorize the district to levy the following excess taxes, in place of an expiring levy, upon all taxable property within the district, for support of the district’s General Fund educational maintenance and operation expenses: Collection Year: 2013-2014; Approximate Levy Levy Rate/$1,000 Assessed Value: $4.95; Levy Amount: $495,000. All as provided in Resolution No. 08-11. Should this proposition be approved?[3]


  1. Lincoln County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Lincoln County Elections, Online Voters Guide (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.