King County Fire Protection District No. 45 Operations Levy Proposition (November 2012)

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A King County Fire Protection District No. 45 Operations Levy measure was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in King County, which is in Washington, where it was approved.

This proposition authorized levy excesses for 4 years to fund fire protection and emergency medical services, facilities, maintenance, staffing and operations. According to Washington Constitution, Art. VII, sec. 2(a), a minimum 60% yes vote and a minimum turnout of 1,331 is necessary for this proposition to be approved.[1]

Election results

King County Fire District No. 45 Levy Prop.
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 3,471 70.91%
No1,42429.09%

Election results from King County, Current Election Results.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

The Board of King County Fire Protection District No. 45 adopted Resolution No. 368, concerning a proposition to adequately finance maintenance and operation costs.

This proposition provides for the support of fire protection and emergency medical services, facilities, maintenance, staffing and operations by authorizing the District to levy excess taxes in the amount of $750,000 per year for four consecutive years beginning in 2012 to be collected in each year following at an approximate levy rate of $.53 per thousand of assessed valuation (the actual rate will be based on assessed values).

Should this proposition be approved?


Yes

No[1][2]


See also


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 King County Elections, List of Propositions
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.



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