Thorp School District 400 Technology Improvement Tax Levy (February 2013)

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A Thorp School District 400 Technology Improvement Tax Levy proposition was approved on the February 12, 2013 election ballot in Kittitas County, which is in Washington.

This proposition athorized the Throp School District to increase property taxes by $50,000 per year for five years in order to fund technology upgrades and modernization in the District. The estimated millage rate for this tax is 0.228 mill ($0.228 per $1,000 of assessed valuation).[1]

Election results

Kittitas County

Thorp School District Tax Prop.
Approveda Yes 237 57.1%

Election results from Kittitas County Election Results Report.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

The Board of Directors of Thorp School District No. 400 adopted Resolution #12-14 concerning a technology modernization levy. This proposition authorizes the modernization of District facilities by implementing technology facilities and projects and the application and modernization of technology systems for operations and instruction; and authorizes the following excess levies for such purposes on all taxable property within the District:[2]

Collection Year: Approx. rate/$1,000 value Levy Amount
2014 $0.2280 $50,000
2015 $0.2280 $50,000
2016 $0.2280 $50,000
2017 $0.2280 $50,000
2018 $0.2280 $50,000

All as provided in District Resolution #12-14. Should this proposition be approved?[3]

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External links


  1. Kittitas County Washington February 12, 2013 online voters guide
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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