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A First and Quick Look at the Levy Facts...

Levy First Facts...Know the facts of the February 9, Enrichment Levy.

  • Enrichment Levy request.
  • This is NOT a new tax.
  • REPLACES the levy funds currently being collected and expiring in 2021.
  • This is a two-year Levy proposal.
  • The Levy collection period is 2022 and 2033.
  • Proposed collection rate is $1.55 per $1,000 of assessed value.
  • The Selah School Board has authorized the County Commissioners certify the amount to be collected in 2021 at a lesser amount ($154,218) than what voters approved in order to drive a collection rate of $1.55 per $1,000.
  • If approved, the District receives impor- tant Levy Equalization funding. Together local levy funds and Levy Equalization dollars comprise approximately 12% of the District’s operating budget through December 2023.
  • Helps fund what the State does not.