A tax levy in Black Butte Ranch for police services passed with more than three-quarters of voters in favor. Property owners will be assessed 65 cents per 1,000 dollars of value. The new levy will enable police to maintain their current level of service.
The LaPine Park and Recreation District levy was voted down. 58% of voters there said no. The district has said this will mean some programs will shut down while others will see fee increases.
In Redmond voters approved money for Fire and Rescue. This means staffing levels will be maintained and aging equipment can be replaced. The levy passed with a two-thirds majority.