Marquette County 911 Emergency Levy Renewal (August 2012)
This measure was approved
- YES 8,897
- NO 1,704
This measure sought to renew and increase the current 911 emergency levy to one set at a rate of $.49 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further six years in order to continue to pay for 911 emergency services in the county.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|For the continued operation of the Marquette County Central Dispatch System, including the enhanced 9-1-1 Emergency Telephone System, shall the County of Marquette be authorized to levy up to .4970 mills for a period of six years, from 2012 - 2017, both years inclusive, on all taxable property within Marquette County? The millage will be a renewal of 0.4862 of a mill (48.62 cents per $1,000.00 of taxable value of real and personal property) and an increase of .0108 (1.08 cents per $1,000.00 of real and personal property). The millage will raise approximately $1,075,543 in the first year.|