Garfield Park & Recreation District Levy Implementation (August 2011)

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A Garfield Park & Recreation District Levy Implementation measure was on the August 16, 2011 ballot in the Garfield park district area of Whitman County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 135 (61.64%)Approveda
  • NO 84 (38.36%)[1]

This measure sought to implement a maintenance levy at a rate of $1.33 per $1,000 of assessed property value for one year in order to help pay for maintenance and operational costs as well as repairs needed in the park district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

The Garfield Park & Recreation District #2 adopted Resolution #2011-03, concerning a proposition to finance maintenance, repair and operation of the pool facilities. This proposition would authorize the Garfield Park & Recreation District #2 to collect a property tax levy upon all taxable property within the District in the amount of $80,000, an estimated $1.33, or less, per one thousand dollars of assessed value in the year 2011 for collection in 2012. Should this proposition be approved?[3]


  1. Whitman County Elections, August Election Results
  2. Whitman County Elections, Online Voter's Guide
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.