Special Election -
April 17, 2012
County Fire Protection District No. 2
Emergency Medical Services Regular Property Levy
The Board of
Commissioners for Mason County Fire Protection District No. 2 adopted
Resolution No. 263, concerning a proposition to finance maintenance and
operations expenses. This
proposition would authorize the District to levy taxes for the provision of
emergency medical services pursuant to RCW 84.52.069 in an amount not to
exceed $0.50 per $1,000.00 of assessed valuation for each of six
consecutive years beginning with levy year 2012 for collection in 2013.
Should this proposition be approved?
Kitsap Fire and Rescue District
Proposition No. 1
Temporary Property Tax Limit Increase
The South Kitsap Fire and Rescue (SKFR) Board of
Resolution 2012-01 proposing renewal of a temporary
increase in the property tax limit. The purpose of this six-year
measure is to provide revenue needed to continue employing twenty
Firefighter/EMT’s/Paramedics by avoiding a reduction in the annual levy of
approximately $1,800,000. This measure would authorize SKFR to levy up
to $1.48 per $1,000 of assessed value for collection beginning in 2013.
The first year’s authorized levy amount would be used to compute the levy
limitations for each of the five years after 2013 under Chapter 84.55 RCW.
Should this proposition be enacted into law? (Pursuant to RCW
84.55.050 & SKFR Resolution No. 2012-01)
Port of Manchester
Proposition No. 1
Reduction in Port Commissioner Terms of Office
This proposition was placed on the ballot by a
petition signed by voters in the Port of Manchester. If approved, this
proposition would reduce the terms of office of commissioners of the Port
from six years to four years. The terms of incumbent commissioners
would not be reduced, but each successor would be elected to a four-year
term instead of a six-year term. Should this proposition be approved?
(Pursuant to RCW 53.12.175)