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Ballot Title

Simple Majority (RCW 84.55.050)

Proposition No. 1
Regular Tax Levy Including Seattle Public Libraries

The City of Seattle's Proposition 1 concerns supporting, maintaining and improving core Library Services.

This proposition would increase library collections, support library hours and services, update technology and maintain library facilities, as provided in Ordinance 123851. It authorizes regular property taxes above RCW 84.55 limits, allowing additional 2013 collection of up to $17,000,000 (approximately $0.15/$1,000 assessed value) and up to $122,630,099 over seven years. In 2013, total City taxes collected would not exceed $3.60 per $1,000 of assessed value.

Should this levy be approved?

Yes

No

Those in favor shall vote “Yes”; those opposed shall mark their ballots “No”.

 

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