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Junction City Fire District Levy Implementation (May 2012)

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A Junction City Fire District Levy Implementation measure was on the May 15, 2012 ballot in the Junction city fire district area which is in Lane County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 1,205 (60.04%)Approveda
  • NO 802 (39.96%)[1]

This measure sought to implement a levy at a rate of $.60 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of five years in order to help pay for operational costs in the fire district.[2] The fire chief noted that this levy was just to help with current district costs and that he hoped that the residents would support the district needs.[3]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the district impose $.60 per $1,000 of assessed value each year for five years beginning 2012-2013 for operations? This measure may cause property taxes to increase more tan three percent.[4]

References

  1. Lane County Elections, Current Election Information (dead link)
  2. Lane County Elections, Notice of Elections (dead link)
  3. KEZI 9 News, "Local Fire District Measures on Primary Ballot," May 14, 2012
  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.