Fillmore Township Police Levy Increase Proposal (November 2012)

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A Fillmore Township Police Levy Increase proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Allegan County, which is in Michigan.

This proposal authorized the Township of Fillmore to increase property taxes by .5 mill ($0.50 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for five years in order to fund police protection services. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $50,855.[1]

Election results

The following are election results for the measure:

Fillmore Township Police Levy Proposal
Approveda Yes 704 52.26%

Results via Election Summary Reports Fillmore Township.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the 15-mill tax limitation on general ad valorem taxes within Fillmore Township imposed under Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution be increased for Fillmore Township by .5 mill ($0.50 per $1,000.00 of taxable value) for the period of 2012 through 2017, inclusive, for the purpose of providing a fund for police protection in Fillmore Township; and shall Fillmore Township be authorized to levy the increase in millage for that purpose, thereby raising in the first year an estimated $50,855.00?[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Allegan County Elections, Local Propositions (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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