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Questions, answers and facts about library levy

 

March 16, 2018



Property taxes are a tough subject, but worth talking about.

Almost all of the money needed to operate the Edmonds Library – and the other 22 community libraries in the Sno-Isle Libraries district – comes from an operations levy, which is on your annual property tax statement. Only 2 percent of funding comes from non-property tax sources. No operating money comes from the state and nothing from the federal government.

State law dictates that levy funding for a public organization like Sno-Isle Libraries can increase only 1 percent a year, along with a few exceptions.

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