Dexter Township Fire Levy Increase Proposal (November 2012)

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

This proposal authorized a 1 mill property tax ($1 per $1,000 assessed taxable valuation) increase for 7 years to fund the construction and establishment of a fire substation. The first year revenue from this tax is estimated to be $287,000.[1]

Election results

Dexter Township Fire Tax Prop.
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1788 51.60%
No167748.40%

Election results from Detroit City Website, Election Results for Wayne County

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall Dexter Township impose an increase of up to 1.00 mills ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution and levy it for seven (7) years, 2012 through 2018 inclusive for the purpose of providing funds for the establishment and construction of a permanent fire substation in the township which 1.00 mill increase will raise an estimated $287,000.00 the first year the millage is levied.[1][2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Washtenaw County Clerk, Nov. 6 2012 proposals
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.



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