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Thurston County, August 6 Primary, ballot measures summary

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One Bond Issue ballot question and three Property Tax Levy measures were on the August 6, 2013, election ballot in Thurston County, which is in Washington. The bond measure was defeated and the tax measures were approved.[1]

All four measures required a 60% majority for approval.[2]

Bond issue measure

Defeatedd Proposition 1: City of Yelm Community Center and Park Bonds

Property tax measures

Approveda Proposition 1: Munn Lake Fire Protection District No. 15 - $1.5 per $1,000 of assessed valuation

Approveda Proposition 1: Bald Hills Fire Protection District No. 17 - $1.5 per $1,000 of assessed valuation

Approveda Proposition 1: Tanglewilde Parks and Recreation District No. 1 - $0.60 per $1,000 of assessed valuation for six years

Election results

City of Yelm
Defeatedd No33546.92%
Yes 379 53.08%
Munn Lake Fire District
Approveda Yes 86 60.99%
Bald Hills Fire District
Approveda Yes 319 69.05%
Tanglewilde District
Approveda Yes 311 71%
These results are from the Thurston County elections office.

Text of measures

The full ballot text for these measures is available in the Thurston County Voter's Guide.

Support and Opposition

The official arguments submitted in support and opposition to these measures can be viewed in the County Voter's Guide.

See also

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