Larkspur Fire District Bond Measure (November 2011)

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A Larkspur Fire District Bond Measure was on the November 1, 2011 ballot in the Larkspur fire district area which is in Douglas County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 980 (56.52%)Approveda
  • NO 754 (43.45%)[1]

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $3.2 million and increase district taxes to pay for the bond in order to continue to pay for lease obligations for the building of two new fire stations and a new fire truck for the district..[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Larkspur Fire Protection District debt be increased up to $3,200,000 with a repayment cost of up to $4,500,000 and shall district taxes be increased up to a maximum of $315,000 annually, for the purpose of refinancing at a lower interest rate the current district lease purchase obligations for two fire stations and a brush truck, with the refinancing to fully mature within 15 years.[3]

References

  1. Douglas County Clerk, November Election Results
  2. Douglas County Elections, Sample Ballot
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.