[4/20/18] Special Election Day Is Tuesday, April 24 – The Deadline To Return Your Ballot

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A reminder, if you haven’t done so already, to get your ballot returned for next Tuesday’s Special Election.

There are two ballot issues to be decided in the Chelan Valley; a Manson Parks Levy and a Chelan Fire & Rescue Levy. The two districts do not overlap, so voters will have only one issue to weigh in on.

Manson residents are being asked to authorize a replacement Maintenance & Operation levy for Manson Parks at the rate of 23 cents per $1,000 of assessed value- no tax rate increase.

Chelan County Fire District 7 Commissioners are asking voters to approve a 43.4% tax collection increase for the fire district.

Fire Chief, Tim Lemon, says ultimately, the decision to raise taxes falls in the laps of the voters…

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For your vote to count, your completed ballot must be postmarked no later than midnight, Tuesday, April 24th or returned to an official ballot dropbox by 8 pm Tuesday, April 24th.

The local dropbox is located behind Chelan City Hall in the alley. Ballot drop boxes will be locked at precisely 8pm Tuesday, April 24th.