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South Bay Fire District Bond Measure (November 2011)

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A South Bay Fire District Bond Measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the South Bay fire district area which is in Thurston County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 1,170 (35.38%)
  • NO 2,137 (64.62%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $1.2 million in order to build and equip a new fire station for the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

The Board of Fire Commissioners of Fire Protection District No. 8 adopted Resolution No. 11-04 concerning a proposition to issue general obligation bonds. This proposition would authorize the District to construct and equip a full-service fire station to replace two outdated garage stations and issue no more than $1,200,000 of general obligation bonds maturing within 12 years and authorize the annual levy of excess property taxes upon all taxable property within the District to pay the debt service on the bonds in the 3rd through 12th years, as provided in Resolution No.11-04.[3]


  1. Thurston County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Thurston County Elections', November Sample Ballot
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.