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Jefferson County Vocational School District Levy Addition (March 2012)

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A Jefferson County Vocational School District Levy Addition measure was on the March 6, 2012 ballot in the vocational school district area which is in Jefferson County.

This measure sought to add to the current property tax by a rate of $.10 per $100 of assessed property value for a further ten years in order to continue to pay for current school expenses in the district.[1]

The measure was defeated

  • YES: 8,317 (48.6%)
  • NO: 8,797 (51.4%) Defeatedd[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

An additional tax for the benefit of the Jefferson County Joint Vocational School District for the purposes of current expenses; purchasing equipment for buildings; and improving buildings at a rate not exceeding 1 mill for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.10 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for 10 years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.[3]

References

  1. Jefferson County Board of Elections, Smithfield Sample Ballot
  2. 'Jefferson County Board of Elections, March Election Results
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.