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Lyons Rural Fire Protection District Bond Measure (November 2012)

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A Lyons Rural Fire Protection District Bond measure was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Linn County, which is in Oregon, where it was defeated.

If approved, this measure would have authorized the Lyons Rural Fire Protection District to issue up to $1 million in general obligation bonds to be used for the purchasing and equipping of two public safety vehicles. These bonds would mature in 10.5 years or less and would be payable through property taxes with an estimated rate of $0.6425 per $1,000 of assessed valuation.[1]

Election results

Measure 115, Fire Protection District Bond
Defeatedd No54950.97%
Yes 488 45.31%

Election results from Linn County, Current Election Results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall Lyons Rural Fire Protection District be authorized to issue general obligation bonded indeptedness not exceeding $1,000,000? If the bonds are approved, they will be payable from taxes on property or property ownership that are not subject to the limits of sections 11 and 11b, Article XI of the Oregon Constitution.[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Linn County Oregon Elections, Current Measures
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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