King County Fire District 10 Bond Measure (February 2012)

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A King County Fire District 10 Bond Measure was on the February 14, 2012 ballot in the fire district 10 area of King County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 3,212 (64.58%)Approveda
  • NO 1,762 (35.42%)[1]

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $5.5 million in order to pay for construction of new district fire stations as well as pay for furnishing, remodeling of old stations and equipment purchases in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

The Board of Fire Commissioners of Fire Protection District No. 10 adopted Resolution No. 11-04 concerning bonds to finance the cost of constructing and remodeling District fire stations. This proposition would authorize the District to construct and remodel District fire stations and facilities, and purchase fire fighting and life saving equipment. The District would issue up to $5,500,000 of general obligation bonds maturing within 20 years to pay for those improvements; and levy annual excess property taxes to pay and retire the bonds, all as provided in Resolution No. 11-04.[3]

References

  1. King County Elections, February Election Results
  2. King County Elections, Fire Bond Proposal
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.