Pullman School District Levy Replacements, 2 (February 2012)

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Two Pullman School District Levy Replacement measure were on the February 14, 2012 ballot in the Pullman school district area which is in Whitman County.

Both measures were approved

The first measure sought to replace the current school levy which is set to expire with one set at a rate of $3.05 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further two years in order to continue to pay for general fund education programs and operational costs in the district.

  • YES 3,418 (79.29%)Approveda
  • NO 893 (20.71%)

The second measure sought to replace the current school technology levy which is set to expire with one set at a rate of $.12 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further six years in order to continue to pay for technology upgrading costs in the district.[1]

  • YES 3,480 (79.29%)Approveda
  • NO 831 (19.28%)[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Proposition 1: The Board of Directors of Pullman School District No. 267 approved Resolution No, 11-12:02, authorizing a replacement levy for education. This replacement levy funds district education programs and school operations, and authorizes the following excess levies to replace an expiring levy on all taxable property with the District. Levy Year: 2013-2014; Collection Rate/$1,000 Assessed Value: $3.05, $3.23; Approximate Levy Amount: $4,900,000, $5,300,000. Should this proposition be approved?

Proposition 2: The Board of Directors of Pullman School District No. 267 adopted Resolution No. #11-12:03 concerning a technology levy. This proposition authorizes acquiring technology and equipment, including classroom computers; and authorizes the following excess levies for such purposes on all taxable property within the District: Levy Year: 2013-2018; Collection Rate/$1,000 Assessed Value: $.12, $.11; Approximate Levy Amount: $200,000. Should this proposition be approved?[3]

References

  1. Whitman County Elections, Online Voter's Guide
  2. Whitman County Elections, Current Election Results
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.