Chelan County Fire District No. 7 Levy Increase Proposition (November 2012)

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A Chelan County Fire District No. 7 Levy Increase measure was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Chelan County, which is in Washington, where it was defeated.

If approved, this proposition would have authorized the Chelan County Fire District No. 7 to levy taxes above the 1% limitation in the amount of $1.16 per $1,000 of assessed valuation and to use this revenue to fund fire protection and medical services.[1]

Election results

Chelan County Fire Levy Prop.
Defeatedd No1,20658.26%
Yes 864 41.74%

Election results from Chelan County Election Department.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

uthorizing Increase in Property Taxes over 1% Limitation

To ensure continued delivery of fire protection and emergency medical services to District residents, Chelan County Fire Protection District No. 7; requests re-authorization to exceed the 1% limitation on annual property tax increases, and to levy taxes for 2013 collection at the rate of $1.16 per $1,000 of assessed value, as authorized by Resolution No. 2012-13, and use the levy thus authorized as the base levy for future years’ levies.Should this proposition be approved?[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Chelan County Washington Elections, Voter Guide
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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