Oakville School District Levy Replacement (February 2012)

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An Oakville School District Levy Replacement measure was on the February 14, 2012 ballot in the Oakville school district area which is in Grays Harbor and Lewis Counties.

This measure was approved

  • YES 229 (56.13%)Approveda
  • NO 179 (43.87%)[1]

This measure sought to replace the current school levy which is set to expire with one set at a rate of $1.77 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:

ThThe Board of Directors of Oakville School District No. 400 adopted Resolution No. 01-2012-08 concerning a proposition to finance maintenance and operation expenses. The proposition would authorize the District to meet the educational needs of its students by levying the following excess taxes in place of an expiring levy, on 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 Rate per $1000 Assessed Value: $1.77; Levy Amount: $306,400. All as provided in Resolution No. 01-2012-08. Should this proposition be approved?[3]

References

  1. Grays Harbor County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Lewis County Elections, Online Voters Guide
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.