Correction: Legal notice; funding for Orcas Park and Rec is only issue on Feb. 8, 2011, election ballot


San Juan County Primary


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Tuesday, the 8th day of February, 2011, a Special Election will be conducted by mail within San Juan County for voters in the Orcas Island Park and Recreation District.

Voted ballots may be delivered in person to the San Juan County Elections Office, 55 Second St. Suite A, Friday Harbor, WA during normal business hours (8:00 am to 4:30 P.M., Monday through Friday) until February 7, 2011. On Election Day, February 8, 2011, the Elections Office will be open from 7:00 A.M. until 8:00 P.M. for deposit of your mail ballots. Ballots may also be deposited until 8:00 P.M. Election Day in a receptacle located at Orcas Island Senior Center, 62 Henry Rd., Eastsound.

Ballots returned by mail MUST be postmarked no later than February 8, 2011, and should be addressed to the San Juan County Auditor, P.O. Box 638, Friday Harbor, Washington 98250. Standard first class postage is required when returning ballots by mail.

Replacement ballots may be obtained in person, by phone, email, or fax by contacting the San Juan County Elections Office, 55 Second Street, Suite A, PO Box 638, Friday Harbor, WA, (360) 378-3357, until 8:00 p.m. on the day of the election.

All voters in San Juan County vote by mail. In accordance with RCW 29A.04.220 notice is also given that assistance is available for elderly and disabled voters with registration and vote-by-mail ballots. Any voter may also use the Accessible Voting Unit located in the San Juan County Elections Department, 55 2nd St., Suite A, Friday Harbor, WA 92850. Please call (360)378-3357 for more information.

Measure appearing on the ballot: Orcas Island Park & Recreation District Levy Proposition No. 1.

The board of Commissioners of the Orcas Island Park and Recreation District adopted Resolution No. 2010-03 concerning district funding. This measure would impose a regular property tax levy in the amount of nine cents per $1000 of assessed value for six years, subject to the limit factors in RCW Chapter 84.55, for the purpose of funding recreational and park programs, services and activities on Orcas Island. Should this proposition be: Approved or Rejected.

NOTE: This is a corrected Notice of Election. The notice which appears in the papers of record on February 2, 2011, is incorrect.

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