Cambridge Township Police Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Cambridge Township Police Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Cambridge, which is in Lenawee County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 481 (68.42%)Approveda
  • NO 222 (31.58%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current police levy which is set at a rate of $1.25 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for police and fire department operational and maintenance costs in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the expired previous voted increases in the tax limitations imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution in Cambridge Township, of 1.2500 mils ($1.25 per $1,000 of taxable value), be renewed at 1.2500 mils ($1.25 per $1,000 of taxable value) and levied for four (4) years from 2012 through 2015 inclusive, for the operation and maintenance of the Cambridge Township Fire Department and the Cambridge Township Police Department, raising an estimated $424,700 in the first year the millage is levied?[3]

References

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