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Newport Township Fire Levy Replacement Question (November 2012)

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A Newport Township Fire Levy Replacement question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Washington County, which is in Ohio, where it was approved.

This question authorized Newport Township to impose a replacement property tax levy of up to 3 mills ($3 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 5 years in order to fund fire and emergency protection services.[1]

Election results

Newport Township Tax Question
Approveda Yes 606 66.30%

Election results from Washington County, Current Election Results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

A replacement of a tax for the benefit of Newport Township for the purpose of FIRE AND EMERGENCY PROTECTION at a rate not exceeding three (3) mills for each dollar of valuation, which amounts to thirty cents ($0.30) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for a period of five (5) years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.



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External links


  1. 1.0 1.1 Washington County Elections, Newport Township Sample Ballot
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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