ELECTION RESULTS 5: Both School Levy Propositions passing – one by 5 just votes

Wednesday’s (Feb. 21) election returns show that both Kent School District Levys are still passing – with Prop. 2 ahead by just 5 votes.

Prop. 1 is now passing by 262 votes, and Prop. 2 by 5 votes – down from 10 on Tuesday.

“There is no required recount range for local ballot measures,” King County Elections says on its website. However, a recount can be requested by a group of five or more voters for a ballot measure.

Final certification will be this Friday, Feb. 23.

Kent School District No. 415 Proposition No. 1 Replacement of Expiring Educational Programs and Operation Levy
Measure Vote Vote %
Yes
 
 
12,779 50.52%
No
12,517 49.48%
Total Votes (not including write-ins) 25,296

Kent School District No. 415 Proposition No. 2 Levy for Capital Improvements for Safety, Security, Instruction, Classroom and Support Services and
Measure Vote Vote %
Yes
 
 
11,794 50.01%
No
11,789 49.99%
Total Votes (not including write-ins) 23,583

NOTE: The next round of results will be released by King County Elections at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 22.