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Walla Walla School District Levy Replacement (February 2012)

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A Walla Walla School District Levy Replacement measure was on the February 14, 2012 ballot in the Walla Walla school district area which is in Walla Walla County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 5,594 (63.88%)Approveda
  • NO 3,163 (36.12%)[1]

This measure sought to replace the current school levy which is set to expire with one set at a rate of $3.64 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a period of four years in order to continue to pay for general education programs and operational costs in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

The Board of Directors of Walla Walla School District No. 140, adopted Resolution No. 14-2011, concerning a proposition to support educational programs and operation expenses. This proposition would authorize the District to levy the following excess taxes, in place of an expiring levy, upon all taxable property within the District, for support of the District's General Fund educational program and operation expenses: Collection Year: 2013-2016; Approximate Levy Rate/$1000 Assessed Value: $3.64, $3.70, $3.75, $3.81; Levy Amount: $10,227,450, $10,483,136, $10,745,215, $11,013,845. All as provided in Resolution No. 14-2011. Should this proposition be approved?[3]

References

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