El Dorado County, the City of South Lake Tahoe and the Tahoe Paradise Association formed a Community Facilities District Recreation Joint Powers Authority. The district held a special election on September 19, 2000. Measure S was submitted to the voters. The voters were asked if they were in support of incurring a bonded indebtedness of the district in a principal amount not to exceed $6,500,000. The bonds would have a 30-year term, and the tax levy for a single family property would be $18 per year, not to exceed 30 years. The money would be used to maintain new bike trails, acquire, construct, and equip athletic fields, upgrade of Paradise Park facilities and construction of an ice rink. The voters voted in support of Measure S on September 19, 2000 by 69%.The assessment will appear annually on property tax bills.