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New Melle Fire District Tax Levy Question (April 2013)

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A New Melle Fire District Tax Levy question was approved on the April 2, 2013 election ballot in St. Charles County, which is in Missouri.

This measure authorized the New Melle Fire District to increase property taxes by 1.8 mills ($1.8 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) in order to ensure 24/7 fire protection service and rapid emergency response, replace out of date equipment, provide training and maintain safety standards.[1]

Election results

St. Charles County:

New Melle Fire Prop
Approveda Yes 735 66.46%
These election results are from the St. Charles County Elections Office

Text of measure

Text of the question:

In order to maintain 24 hour/7 day paid fire protection and ensure rapid emergency response, replace out of date equipment, to provide necessary fire, rescue and EMS training, and maintain the safety standards in this Fire Protection District, shall the Board of Directors of the New Melle Fire Protection District be authorized to levy an additional tax of not more than eighteen (18) cents per hundred per (100) dollars assessed valuation, the revenues from which shall be deposited in the general fund and used for the support of the district?[1][2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 St. Charles County April 2, 2013 Sample Ballot
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.