Realtors endorse Kent School District levy On Feb. 11 Special Election ballot

Bellevue-based Seattle King County Realtors voted overwhelmingly to endorse a levy funding request from the Kent School District on the Feb. 11 Special Election ballot.

The realtor association, which has more than 7,000 members, emailed a news release Thursday to support the levy.

The Kent School District proposal is a two-year renewal Educational Program & Operations Levy that will replace the current levy voters approved in 2018 and have supported for more than three decades, according to the district website.

The proposed renewal levy rate is $2.15 per $1,000 in assessed home valuation for two years. The maximum amount that can be collected in 2021 is $69 million. The maximum amount that can be collected in 2022 is $76.2 million. Read More in the Kent Reporter