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Nelson Township Fire Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Nelson Township Fire Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Nelson, which is in Kent County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 254 Approveda
  • NO 116[1]

This measure sought to renew the current fire levy which is set at a rate of $.50 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further six years in order to continue to pay for fire protection services in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the increase in the Township of Nelson tax rate limitation, currently 0.5000 mill ($0.5000 per $1,000 of taxable value), be renewed and levied in the years 2012‐2017, both inclusive, subject to reduction as provided by law, on taxable property in the Township?[3]


  1. Kent County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Kent County Elections, August Candidate and Proposal List (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.