Martin Township Fire Levy Renewal (August 2012)
This measure was approved
- YES 248 (74.25%)
- NO 86 (25.75%)
This measure sought to renew the current fire levy which is set at a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further eight years in order to continue to pay for fire protection services in the township.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|Shall the previously voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes within Martin Township of 1 mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value), as reduced to 0.9994 mill by required rollbacks, be renewed and increased up to the original voted 1 mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) for eight (8) years, 2013 through 2020, inclusive, for township fire protection; and shall the Township annually levy such millage on all taxable real and personal property for said purpose, raising in the first year an estimated $79,060?|