Monroe Fire District 3 Levy Addition (August 2012)

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A Monroe Fire District 3 Levy Addition measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the Monroe fire district 3 area, which is in Snohomish County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 1,844 (66.5%)Approveda
  • NO 929 (33.5%)[1]

This measure sought add to the current district levy by a rate of $.96 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of three years in order to further pay for district maintenance and operational costs.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

The Board of Fire Commissioners of Snohomish County Fire Protection District No. 3 (Monroe Fire District 3) adopted Resolution No. 2012-3 concerning a proposition to finance maintenance and operation expenses. This proposition would authorize the District to levy an excess property tax on all taxable property within the District beginning with collection in 2013 and continuing three consecutive years thereafter to be used for maintenance and operations to maintain the current level of fire and emergency medical services. The levy amount for each of the four years would be $2,250,000 with an approximate rate of $0.96 cents per $1,000.00 of assessed valuation. Should this proposition be approved?[3]

References

  1. Snohomish County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Snohomish County Auditor, August Sample Ballot
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.