Stanwood-Camano School District Levy Replacement (April 2012)

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A Stanwood-Camano School District Levy Replacement measure was on the April 17, 2012 ballot in the Stanwood-Camano school district area which is in Island and Snohomish Counties.

This measure was approved

  • YES 5,100 (61.31%)Approveda
  • NO 3,218 (38.69%)[1]

This measure sought to replace the current school levy which is set to expire with one set at a rate of $2.19 for the first year then changing for a period of four years in order to continue to pay for educational programs, general fund needs, operational costs and staff requirements in the school district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

The Board of Directors of Stanwood-Camano School District No. 401 passed Resolution No. 2011/12-003 concerning a proposition to support school programs and daily operations. This proposition would authorize the District to levy the following excess taxes, to replace an expiring levy, on all taxable property within the District, to maintain current educational program funding and support the District’s General Fund program and daily operations expenses, including textbooks, classroom materials, and staff as specified in Resolution No. 2011/12-003: Collection Years: 2013-2016; Approximate Levy Rate/$1,000 Assessed Value: $2.19, $2.22, $2.18, $2.13; Levy Amount: $11,096,410, $11,296,410, $11,185,196, $11,185,196. Should this proposition be approved?[3]

References

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