Impact of Measure 66 and Measure 67 on Wheeler County
By the Numbers
|Children in public schools:||198|
|People on the Oregon Health Plan:||83|
|Seniors and people with disabilities receiving long-term care (in-home, assisted living, nursing homes):||6|
|People who received an initial unemployment check in 2009:||30|
|Released criminal offenders under supervision:||2|
|Tax filers who make $250,000 or more (households) or $125,000 or more (individual filers):||Unknown – fewer than 10|
What’s at Stake?
- $203,956.08 in K-12 school funding for Wheeler County’s 198 students – on average, $445.73 per student.
- Spray SD 1: $58,200
- Fossil SD 21J: $79,250
- Mitchell SD 55: $66,500
- A tax break for 30 unemployed people, who will receive a tax refund on the first $2,400 they received in unemployment benefits