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Grant County Hospital District Bond Measure (April 2012)

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A Grant County Hospital District Bond Measure was on the April 17, 2012 ballot in Grant County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 1,670 (63.4%)Approveda
  • NO 964 (36.6%)[1]

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $13 million in order to help pay for improvements to the district health care facilities. A levy addition would be added to local property tax rates in order to repay the bond.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

The Commission of Public Hospital District No. 3, Grant County, Washington, adopted Resolution No. 2012-01 concerning a proposition to finance improvements to the District’s health care facilities. This proposition would authorize the District to make improvements to the District’s health care facilities including improvements to the acute care, physical therapy, laboratory, ambulatory and long-term care facilities of Columbia Basin Hospital; issue no more than $13,000,000 of general obligation bonds maturing within 25 years; and levy annual excess property taxes to repay the bonds, all as provided in Resolution No. 2012-01.[3]

References

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