Bronson City Fire Levy Implementation (August 2012)

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A Bronson City Fire Levy Implementation measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the city of Bronson, which is in Branch County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 163
  • NO 114[1]

This measure sought to implement a fire levy set at a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value for a continuing period of time in order to further pay for fire protection equipment needs in the city.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the City of Bronson establish an annual special assessment, pursuant to Public Act 33 of 1951, MCL 41.801, et seq. The special assessment shall be levied only for the purposes of the purchase of fire protection equipment. The special assessment shall be set annually by the City Council, in an amount not to exceed 1 mill. A special assessment of 1 mill would raise the sum of $36,973?[3]

References

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