Aurelius Township Fire Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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An Aurelius Township Fire Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Aurelius, which is in Ingham County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 350 (76.09%)Approveda
  • NO 110 (23.91%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current fire levy which is set at a rate of $.94 per $1,000 of assessed property for a further ten years in order to continue to pay for fire protection services and fire equipment in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the previously voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes within the Township, as reduced by the required millage rollback and which last resulted in a levy of .9402 mills ($0.9402 per $1,000 of taxable value) upon taxable real and personal property within the Township be renewed and levied for ten (10) years (2013 through 2022, inclusive) for funding and defraying, in whole or in part, the cost of fire protection services and equipment for Aurelius Township, which levy shall raise in the first year of levy the estimated sum of One Hundred Seventeen Thousand Four Hundred Seventy-Eight and no/Dollars ($117,478.00)?[3]

References

  1. Ingham County Election, Current Election Results
  2. Ingham County Clerk, August Proposal List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.