Leesburg Township & Magnetic Springs Village Property Tax Levy Renewal Question (November 2012)

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A Leesburg Township & Magnetic Springs Village Property Tax Levy Renewal question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Union County, which is in Ohio, where it was approved.

This question authorized the Township of Leesburg and the Village of Magnetic Springs to renew a property tax levy of up to 4 mills ($4 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for five years in order to fund Fire, Ambulance and other Emergency services. This tax consists of a replacement of a levy of 3 mills and an increase of 1 mill.[1]

Election results

Leesburg Township Fire Tax Question
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 440 61.45%
No27638.55%

Election results from Union County, Election Results, December 7, 2012

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

A replacement of 3 mills of an existing levy and an increase of 1 mills to constitute a tax for the benefit of Leesburg Township including the Village of Magnetic Springs for the purpose of PROVIDING AND MAINTAINING FIRE APPARATUS, APPLIANCES, BUILDINGS, OR SITES THEREFOR, OR SOURCES OF WATER SUPPLY AND MATERIALS THEREFOR, OR THE ESTABLISHMENT AND MAINTENANCE OF LINES OF FIRE ALARM TELEGRAPH, OR THE PAYMENT OF PERMANENT, PART-TIME, OR VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS OR FIREFIGHTING COMPANIES TO OPERATE THE SAME, INCLUDING THE PAYMENT OF THE FIREFIGHTER EMPLOYERS’ CONTRIBUTION REQUIRED UNDER SECTION 742.34 OF THE REVISED CODE, OR THE PURCHASE OF AMBULANCE EQUIPMENT, OR THE PROVISION OF AMBULANCE, PARAMEDIC, OR OTHER EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES OPERATED BY A FIRE DEPARTMENT OR FIREFIGHTING COMPANY at a rate not exceeding 4 mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.40 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for five years, commencing in 2013, first due in calendar year 2014.[1][2]


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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Union County Elections, Notice of General Election
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.



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