Ingham County 911 Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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An Ingham County 911 Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in Ingham County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 28,127 (80.29%)Approveda
  • NO 6,904 (19.71%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current 911 emergency levy which is set at a rate of $.85 per $1,000 of assessed property for a further four years in order to continue to pay for the 911 emergency dispatch system in the county.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

For the purpose of renewing funding for a comprehensive countywide 911 Emergency Telephone and Dispatch System at the same millage level previously approved by the voters in 1996, 2000, 2004 and in 2008, shall the Constitutional limitation upon the total amount of taxes which may be assessed in one (1) year upon all property within the County of Ingham, Michigan, previously increased by up to 0.8500 mills, $0.85 per $1,000 of taxable value, be continued and renewed for a period of four (4) years (2012- 2015) inclusive? If approved and levied in full, this millage will raise an estimated $ 5,556,468 for the countywide 911 Emergency Telephone and Dispatch System in the first calendar year of the levy based on taxable value.[3]

References

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