Loon Lake School District Levy Replacement (April 2012)

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A Loon Lake School District Levy Replacement measure was on the April 17, 2012 ballot in the Loon Lake school district area which is in Stevens County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 370 (65.49%)Approveda
  • NO 195 (34.51%)[1]

This measure sought to replace the current school levy with one set at a rate of $.63 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for maintenance and operational costs in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

The Board of Directors of Loon Lake School District No. 183 adopted Resolution No. 73, concerning a proposition to finance maintenance and operation expenses. This proposition would authorize the District to meet educational needs of its students by levying the following excess taxes, in place of an expiring levy, on all taxable property within the District, for maintenance and operation expenses, including educational programs, music and p.e. programs, food service program, technology and non-high payments to other districts, maintenance and grounds improvement: Collection Years: 2013-2016; Approximate Levy Rate Per $1,000 Assessed Value: $.63; Levy Amount: $226,000. All as provided in Resolution No. 73. Should this proposition be approved?[3]

References

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