Nespelem School District Levy Replacement (February 2012)

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A Nespelem School District Levy Replacement measure was on the February 14, 2012 ballot in the Nespelem school district area which is in Okanogan County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 72 (68.57%)Approveda
  • NO 33 (31.43%)[1]

This measure sought to replace the current school levy which is set to expire with one set at a rate of $1.15 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a period of four years in order to pay for general education maintenance and operational costs in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

The Board of Directors of Nespelem School District adopted Resolution 2011-2012.5 concerning a proposition to finance maintenance and operation expenses. This proposition would authorize the District to levy the following taxes on all taxable property for the purpose of replacing an expired levy for support of the General Fund educational maintenance and operation expenses: Collection Year: 2013-2016; Approximate Rate Per $1,000 Assessed Value: $1.15, $1.69, $1.87, $2.05; Levy Amount: $25,000, $28,000, $31,000, $34,0000.[3]


  1. Okanogan County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Okanogan County Elections, February Sample Ballot (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.