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Skykomish School District Levy Increase (April 2010)

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A Skykomish School District Levy Increase measure was on the April 27, 2010 ballot in the Skykomish school district, which is in King County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 121 (58.17%)Approveda
  • NO 87 (41.83%)[1]

This measure sought to implement a levy of $2.01 per $1,000 of assessed property value for the first year and increasing the tax rate for the next three years in order to help pay for maintenance and operational costs of the district.

Text of Measure

The text of the measure reads as follows:

Proposition No. 1

Maintenance and Operation Levy
The Board of Directors of Skykomish School District No. 404 adopted Resolution No. 08-2009, concerning a proposition to finance maintenance and operation expenses. This proposition would allow the District to meet its education goals by levying the following excess taxes, on all taxable property within the District, for support of the District’s General Fund maintenance and operation expense. Should this proposition be approved?