Waitsburg School District Levy Replacement (February 2012)

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A Waitsburg School District Levy Replacement measure was on the February 14, 2012 ballot in the Waitsburg school district area which is in Columbia and Walla Walla Counties.

This measure was approved

This measure sought to replace the current school levy which is set to expire with one set at a rate of $3.62 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a period of two years in order to continue to pay for general fund education and operational costs in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

The Board of Directors of Waitsburg School District No. 401-100 adopted Resolution No. 121411, concerning a proposition to finance maintenance and operation expenses. This 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 the support of the District's General Fund educational maintenance and operation expenses: Collection Year: 2013-2014; Approximate Levy Rate/$1000 Assessed Value: $3.62, $3.72; Levy Amount: $435,000, $447,000. All as provided in Resolution No. 121411. Should this proposition be approved?[3]


  1. http://vote.wa.gov/results/current/columbia/Breakdown-106293.html Columbia County Elections, Current Election Results]
  2. Walla Walla County Elections, February Sample Ballot (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.