Lake Dillon Fire Protection District Levy Increase Question (November 2012)
This question authorized the Lake Dillon Fire Protection District to increase its taxes by 0.741 mills ($0.741 per $1,000 of assessed valuation in order to fund all emergency response services, fire prevention, and capital expenses. The first year revenue from this tax is estimated to be $555,605 for collection in 2013.
|Lake Dillon Fire Protection District Question 5A|
Election results from Summit County Summary of Election Results
Text of measure
Language on the ballot:
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|“|| SHALL THE LAKE DILLON FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT TAXES BE INCREASED $555,605 ANNUALLY (ESTIMATED REVENUES IN THE YEAR 2013) AND BY WHATEVER ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS ARE RECEIVED ANNUALLY THEREAFTER FROM THE LEVY OF AN ADDITIONAL PROPERTY TAX AT A RATE NOT TO EXCEED 0.741 MILLS, EXCLUSIVE OF REFUNDS, ABATEMENTS, OR DEBT SERVICE, WITH A TOTAL TAX RATE NOT TO EXCEED 9 MILLS, THE PROCEEDS OF WHICH SHALL BE USED TO FUND FIRE, WILDFIRE AND EMERGENCY RESPONSE OPERATIONS, FIRE PREVENTION, AND CAPITAL EXPENSES OF THE DISTRICT; AND SHALL THE DISTRICT BE PERMITTED TO COLLECT, RETAIN AND SPEND SUCH TAXES AND INCOME THEREON AS A VOTER APPROVED REVENUE CHANGE AND PROPERTY TAX REVENUE CHANGE UNDER ARTICLE X, SECTION 20 OF THE COLORADO CONSTITUTION AND TO EXCEED THE 5.5% PROPERTY TAX REVENUE LIMITATION CONTAINED IN SECTION 29-1-303, COLORADO REVISED STATUTES AND ANY OTHER REVENUE LIMITATION CONTAINED IN THE LAWS OF THE STATE?