Snowmass-Wildcat Fire Protection District Levy Increase (November 2012)

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A Snowmass-Wildcat Fire Protection District Levy question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Pitkin County, which is in Colorado, where it was approved.

This question authorized the Snowmass-Wildcat Fire Protection District to increase property taxes in the District by up to 3 mills ($3 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) in order to fund the operation of the District. The first year revenue from this tax will be $800,000 collected in 2013.[1]

Election results

Ballot Issue 5C
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 762 55.62%
No60844.38%

Election results from Pitikin County Summary of Election Results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

SHALL SNOWMASS-WILDCAT FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT TAXES BE INCREASED BY UP TO $800,000 IN 2013, AND BY SUCH AMOUNTS AS MAY BE COLLECTED ANNUALLY THEREAFTER BY IMPOSITION OF AN ADDITIONAL MILL LEVY OF NOT TO EXCEED 3 MILLS; AND SHALL THE PROCEEDS OF SUCH TAXES BE COLLECTED AND SPENT BY THE DISTRICT WITHOUT REGARD TO THE 5.5% REVENUE LIMIT OF SECTION 29-1-301, COLORADO REVISED STATUTES?

YES

NO[1][2]

See also


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Pitkin County Elections, Sample Ballot
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.



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