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Arlington School District Levy Replacement (February 2012)

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An Arlington School District Levy Replacement measure was on the February 14, 2012 ballot in the Arlington school district which is in Snohomish County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 3,863 (58.83%)Approveda
  • NO 2,703 (41.17%)[1]

This measure sought to replace the current school levy with one set at a rate of $3.57 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for general fund needs, school programs and operational costs in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

The Board of Directors of Arlington School District No. 16 adopted Resolution No. 11-11, concerning a proposition to support school programs and operation expenses. This proposition would authorize the District to levy the following excess taxes, in place of an expiring levy, on all taxable property within the District, for support of the District’s General Fund school programs and operation expenses (such as instructional materials, facility maintenance, technology and activities): Collection Year: 2013-2016; Approximate Levy Rate/$1,000 Assessed Value: $3.57 $3.52 $3.47; Levy Amount: $10,719,20, $11,469,60, $12,110,90, $12,753,00. All as provided in Resolution No. 11-11. Should this proposition be approved?[3]

Additional reading

References

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