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Columbia School District Levy Replacement (February 2012)

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A Columbia School District Levy Replacement measure was on the February 14, 2012 ballot in the Columbia school district area which is in Stevens County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 242 (60.5%)Approveda
  • NO 158 (39.5%)[1]

This measure sought to replace the current school levy which is set to expire with one set at a rate of $1.04 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further two years in order to continue to pay for general fund maintenance and operational costs in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

The Board of Directors of Columbia School District No. 206 adopted Resolution No. 4-FY2011-12, 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 support of the District’s General Fund educational maintenance and operation expenses: Collection years: 2013-2014; Approximate Levy Rate/$1,000 Assessed Value: $1.04; Levy Amount: $85,000. All as provided in Resolution No. 4-FY2011-12. Should this proposition be approved?[3]


  1. Stevens County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Stevens County Elections, Online Voters Guide (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.