Lincoln County Children's Trust Levy Measure (November 2012)

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A Lincoln County Children's Trust Levy measure was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Lincoln County, which is in Oregon, where it was defeated.

If approved, this measure would have proved funding for Children's Trust, which would provide grants for children's services and programs in all cities. It could cause property tax to increase by more than 3%.

This measure would have produced $2.40 million in tax revenues for 2013-2014, $2.44 million in tax revenues for 2014-2015, $2.50 million in tax revenues for 2015-2016, $2.54 million in tax revenues for 2016-2017, and $2.59 million in tax revenues for 2017-2018. These numbers are an estimate by the Lincoln County Assessor.[1]

Election results

Measure 144, Children's Trust Levy
Defeatedd No13,25960.72%
Yes 8,576 39.28%

Election results from Lincoln County, Current Election Results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall County levy 35¢ per $1000 assessed value for five years beginning in 2013-2014 to support children’s programs and services?

This measure may cause property taxes to increase more than three percent.[1][2]

See also

External links


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Lincoln County Elections," "Candidate and Measures List"
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.