One-year lid lift planned for November ballot
Snohomish County Fire District 7 aims to pass a measure on the general election ballot
Last updated 9/6/2019 at 1:08pm
The Board of Fire Commissioners for Snohomish County Fire District 7 approved a resolution asking property owners to return the fire levy from $1.36 to $1.50 per $1,000 of assessed property value. The measure will be on the Nov. 5 general election ballot.
If approved, the 14-cent lid lift would last for one year and cost the owner of a $450,000 home $63 per year or $5.25 per month. Voters last returned the fire levy to $1.50 per $1,000 of assessed property value in 2016, according to a news release from Snohomish County Fire District 7.
The Fire District originally asked voters for a fir...