Northwest NEWS

May 7, 2001


Fire District's Prop 1 passes

Voters approved Woodinville Fire and Life Safety District's Benefit Charge that appeared on the April 24 ballot as Proposition 1. Only 15.17 percent of registered voters turned in ballots, 4,171 out of 27,499 registered voters. The measure passed with an 85.72 percent "yes" vote (3,571 votes). There was a 14.28 percent "no" vote (595 votes). The measure required a 60 percent "yes" vote to pass.