Washington County Tax Levy (November 2010)

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A Washington County Tax Levy was on the November 2, 2010 ballot in Washington County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 12,132 (57.2%) Approveda
  • NO 9,062 (47.8%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the county property tax of 2 mills for a further five years in order to continue to pay for maintenance and operational costs.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A renewal of a tax for the benefit of WASHINGTON COUNTY for the purpose of PROVIDING FUNDS FOR THE MAINTENANCE AND OPERATION OF THE COUNTY HOME at a rate not exceeding two (2) mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to twenty cents ($0.20) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for five (5) years, commencing in 2010, first due in calendar year 2011.[3]

References

  1. Washington County Board of Elections, November Election Results (dead link)
  2. Washington County Election Board, November 2 official questions an issues ballot
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.