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Ballot Measures

This page features ballot measures being considered during elections.

Upcoming Feb. 12, 2019 Election

In February 2019, area residents will be asked to vote on a measure to annex the City of Port Townsend into Jefferson County Fire Protection District #1 (EJFR). If approved, this measure will merge the geographic area of Port Townsend and it’s residents into the service area of District #1.

The ballot measure will be presented to both city residents and residents of the unincorported area of District #1. In order for the measure to pass, both constituencies must approve it by 50% plus one. The ballot measure is shown at the bottom of this page.

For more details see this post on the East Jefferson Fire and Rescue website:

Photo by PTLeader

The Port Townsend school levies vote is also coming up in February 2019. These two ballot measures are also shown at the bottom of this page.

You can check out this webpage for more detailed information regarding levies for the Port Townsend School District.

Resolutions submitted for Feb. 2019 special election

Jefferson County Resolution – Proposition 1, Annexation of City of Port Townsend into Fire Protection District No. 1

School District No. 50 Resolution- Proposition 1, Replacement educational programs and school support levy

School District No. 50 Resolution – Proposition 2, Capital levy for safety, technology and facilities improvements

For more information about these ballot measures go to: