Crystal Township Fire Levy Increase Proposal (November 2012)

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A Crystal Township Fire Levy Increase proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Oceana County, which is in Michigan where it was approved.

This proposal authorized the Township of Crystal to increase property taxes by 2 mills ($2 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 4 years in order to fund the operation of Crystal Township Fire Department. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $37,561.[1]

Election Results

The following are election results for the measure:

Crystal Township Fire Levy Proposal
Approveda Yes 151 62.40%

Results via Oceana County, November 6, 2012 General Election

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the tax limitation on general ad valorem taxes within Crystal Township imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution be increased for said Township by up to 2.00 mills ($2.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) for the period of four (4) years, 2012 through 2015 inclusive, for the purpose of providing the funds for the operation of the Crystal Township Fire Department, and shall the Township of Crystal levy such an increase in the millage for said purpose, thereby, raising in the first year of levy an estimated amount of $37, 561.00.



See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Oceana County Elections, Ballot Information (dead link)
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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