Snohomish Fire District 26 Levy Addition (August 2012)

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A Snohomish Fire District 26 Levy Addition measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the fire district 26 area, which is in Snohomish County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 267 (65.28%)Approveda
  • NO 142 (34.72%)[1]

This measure sought add to the current district levy by a rate of $.49 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of four years in order to further pay for district maintenance and operational costs.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

The Board of Commissioners of Snohomish County Fire Protection District No. 26 adopted Resolution No. 02-2012 concerning a proposition to finance maintenance and operation costs. This proposition would authorize the District to levy excess taxes in the amount of $150,000 per year for four consecutive years beginning in 2012 to be collected in the year following at an approximate levy rate of $0.49 per thousand of assessed valuation (the actual rate will be based on assessed values) to maintain the District’s staffing, maintenance and operations, as provided in Resolution No. 02-2012. Should this proposition be approved?[3]

References

  1. Snohomish County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Snohomish County Auditor, August Sample Ballot
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.