Pierce County Fire District 14 Levy Addition (February 2012)

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A Pierce County Fire District 14 Levy Addition measure was on the February 14, 2012 ballot in the fire district 14 area which is in Pierce County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 237 (68.5%)Approveda
  • NO 109 (31.5%)[1]

This measure sought to add to the current district levy by a rate of $.68 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for maintenance and operational costs in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

The Board of Fire Commissioners of Pierce County Fire Protection District No. 14 (Riverside Fire & Rescue) adopted Resolution No. 2011-248 concerning a proposition to finance maintenance and operation expenses. If passed, Proposition No. 1 would allow the District to levy the following excess taxes, on all taxable property within the District, to be used for maintenance and operations to maintain the current level of fire and emergency medical services: Collection Year: 2013-2016; Approximate Levy Rate Per $1000 of Assessed Value: $.68; Levy Amount: $100,117, $110,328, $120,397, $130,558. All as provided in Resolution No. 2011-248. Should Proposition No. 1 be approved?[3]


  1. Pierce County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Pierce County Elections, Online Voter's Guide (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.