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Oakesdale, Garfield & Endicott Cemetery District Levy Implementations, 3 (November 2011)

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Three Cemetery District Levy Implementation measures was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the Oakesdale, Garfield and Endicott cemetery district areas which are in Whitman County.

All three measures were approved

The Oakesdale measure sought to implement a levy set at a rate of $.89 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a period of one year in order to fund maintenance and improvement costs in the cemetery district.

  • YES 183 (65.83%)Approveda
  • NO 95 (34.17%)

The Garfield measure sought to implement a levy set at a rate of $.34 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a period of one year in order to fund maintenance and operational costs in the cemetery district.

  • YES 203 (74.63%)Approveda
  • NO 69 (25.37%)

The Endicott measure sought to implement a levy set at a rate of $.35 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a period of one year in order to fund maintenance costs in the cemetery district.[1]

  • YES 129 (67.89%)Approveda
  • NO 61 (32.11%)[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Oakesdale Measure: Shall a special tax levy of $45,000.00, an estimated $ .89 per one thousand dollars of assessed valuation in 2011 for collection in 2012, for the continued improvement and General Maintenance of the Oakesdale Cemetery District #1 be authorized and approved?

Garfield Measure: Shall the Garfield Cemetery District #2, levy a special tax in the amount of $20,000.00, an estimated $0.34, or less, per one thousand dollars of assessed valuation, be collected in 2012, for operation and maintaining the Cemetery?

Endicott Measure: Shall the Endicott Cemetery District #4 be authorized to impose a special tax levy of $20,000.00 an estimated $ .35 or less per one thousand dollars of assessed valuation, to be collected in 2012 for General Maintenance?

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