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Rocky Mountain Fire Protection District Property Tax Increase (November 2012)

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A Rocky Mountain Fire Protection District Property Tax Increase question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Boulder County, which is in Colorado, where it was approved.

This question authorized the Rocky Mountain Fire Protection District to increase property taxes by up to 4 mills ($4 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) and increase the property tax rate by 1 mill ($1 per $1,000 of assess valuation) for 4 years resulting in a total 8 mill increase. The first year revenue from this tax is $1,397,930. This increased taxation is to be used to fund operating expenses, maintenance costs and asset acquisition of the District.[1]

Election results

Rocky Mountain Fire Protection District Tax Question
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 5,933 60.14%
No3,93339.86%

Election results from Boulder County Current Election Results Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

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

SHALL ROCKY MOUNTAIN FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT TAXES BE INCREASED $1,397,930 (FIRST FISCAL YEAR DOLLAR INCREASE) A MILL LEVY INCREASE OF 4 MILLS, THEN INCREASED BY 1 MILL PER YEAR, FOR THE NEXT 4 YEARS, A TOTAL INCREASE OF 8 MILLS, FOR THE PURPOSE OF PAYING THE GENERAL OPERATING EXPENSES, MAINTENANCE COSTS OF THE DISTRICT, AND CAPITAL ASSET ACQUISITION.

YES _ _

NO _ _ _[1]

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