Clinton County 911 Surcharge Implementation (May 2011)

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A Clinton County 911 Surcharge Implementation measure was on the May 3, 2011 allot in Clinton County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 2,714 Approveda
  • NO 2,467[1]

This measure sought to implement a 911 surcharge set at a rate of $2.25 per month for a period of six years on landlines in the county in order to help pay for 911 services including maintaining the 911 equipment and operational costs.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

For the period beginning on July 1, 2011 and continuing through the month of June in the year 2017, shall Clinton County be authorized to assess a monthly surcharge of up to $2.25 on the monthly billings of landline, wireless and VOIP service suppliers within the geographic boundaries of Clinton County to be used exclusively for the funding of 911 emergency telephone call answering and dispatch services within Clinton County, including facilities, equipment and operations?[3]


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