Snohomish County Fire District 4 Levy Increase (November 2011)

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A Snohomish County Fire District 4 Levy Increase measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the fire district 4 area which is in Snohomish County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 4,230 (51.17%)Approveda
  • NO 4,037 (48.83%)[1]

This measure sought to increase the district property tax to one set at a rate of $1.50 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a period of five years in order to further pay for fire protections services in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

The Board of Fire Commissioners of Snohomish County Fire Protection District No. 4 adopted Resolution No. 455 to finance fire protection and other services. This proposition would allow the District to restore its regular tax levy rate to its previously authorized limit of $1.50 per $1,000 assessed value in 2012; and authorize an annual increase of up to 6% (not to exceed a rate of $1.50) for each of the five succeeding years through 2017, but would not authorize an excess levy.[3]

References

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