Vote!: South Kitsap Fire and Rescue Levy

LD26 Democrats endorsed the upcoming renewal of the South Kitsap Fire and Rescue Levy.  Please, return your ballot marked Yes!

Levy Information Sheet

This proposed levy renewal is the opportunity for SKFR to restore the taxation lid back to the allowable cap of $1.50 per $1000 of assessed valuation (AV). It will generate the revenue needed to hire firefighters and re-staff two of the fire stations that were unstaffed in 2014.

We have the least number of firefighters per 1000 citizens compared to our surrounding jurisdictions.  Let’s get back to full staffing!

Services provided by SKFR include, but are not limited to, all types of natural and human-made emergencies including fire responses, ALS and BLS emergency-medical services and transports, rescue events, hazardous conditions, emergent and non-emergent service calls, company inspections, fire investigations, code enforcement, and public education and information.

The fire district receives no ongoing county, state and federal funding. The majority of the SKFR budget comes from two, separate tax levies from local property taxes.  This measure is one of the two.


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WSDDIC Dinner and Auction, July 20, Tacoma


July 20, 2017; 7-9 p.m., Hotel Murano, Tacoma,

Featuring awards presentation, silent auction and professional photos with Lieutenant Governor Cyrus Habib

Join us to honor Lt. Gov. Cyrus Habib and the work he has done to promote accessibility and opportunity for people with disabilities. In addition to being a positive role model, Habib has worked tirelessly to prove that we don’t have to allow our personal challenges limit our future.

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26th LD Democrats Bylaws Updated

We updated the bylaws for the 26th Legislative District at our recent General Membership meeting on June 1, 2017.

View the updated bylaws here.

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