Tax Levy Changes: Tax Yr 2016 vs. Tax Yr 2017

Taxing Districts 2016 Authorized Tax Amount 2017 Authorized Tax Amount Dollar Change %  Change 2017 Voter Approved Tax Increase
State Levy $13,964,552 $13,635,977 $(328,575) -2.35%  
Schools          
   Lopez $1,771,157 $1,953,273 $182,116 10.28%
   Orcas $3,243,994 $3,302,328 $58,334 1.80%  
   San Juan $3,036,119 $3,506,390 $470,271 15.49% X
County Current $5,527,855 $5,626,022 $98,167 1.78%  
Road Shift $50,000 $0 $(50,000) -100.00%  
Conservation Futures $302,797 $308,171 $5,374 1.77%  
County Roads $3,748,443 $3,927,420 $178,977 4.77%  
Diverted County Roads  $650,000 $650,000 $0 0.00%  
Port Districts          
   Friday Harbor $460,923 $470,051 $9,128 1.98%  
   Lopez $92,527 $92,039 $(488) -0.53%  
   Orcas $233,507  $237,527 $4,020 1.72%  
Fire Districts          
   Lopez $889,108 $902,150 $13,042 1.47%  
   Orcas $2,043,000 $2,086,701 $43,701 2.14%  
   San Juan $1,308,875 $1,335,420 $26,545 2.03%  
   Shaw $154,449 $157,065 $2,616 1.69%  
Town of Friday Harbor $476,905 $486,339 $9,434 1.98%  
Cemetery Districts          
   Orcas $16,000 $18,000 $2,000 12.50%  
   San Juan $57,827 $58,405 $578 1.00%  
Library Districts          
   Lopez $425,967 $432,179 $6,212 1.46%  
   Orcas $595,156 $880,630 $285,474 47.97% X
   San Juan $1,297,220 $1,322,930 $25,710 1.98%  
Parks & Rec          
   Orcas $176,266 $293,543 $117,277 66.53% X
   San Juan $884,092 $896,472 $12,380 1.40%  
Hospital          
   SJI Hospital    $1,246,912 $1,270,637 $23,725 1.90%  
   SJI EMS $1,001,986 $1,448,280 $446,294 44.54% X
Lopez Solid Waste Disposal $115,000 $80,000 $(35,000) -30.43%  
Totals $43,770,638 $45,377,948 $1,607,312 3.67%