Rome Township Fire Levy Renewal Proposal (November 2012)

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A Rome Township Fire Levy Renewal proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Lenawee County, which is in Michigan where it was approved.

This proposal authorized the Township of Rome to renew a property tax levy of 1 mill ($1 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 4 years in order to fund fire and rescue services. The estimated first year revenue from this tax was $59,000.[1]

Election Results

The following are election results for the measure:

Rome Township Fire Levy Proposal
Approveda Yes 504 65.03%

Results via [ Lewanee County, November 6, 2012 General Election Official Results.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the expired previous voted increase in the tax limitations imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution in Rome Township, of 1 mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value), be renewed and levied for 4 years, 2013 through 2016 inclusive, for fire and rescue services, raising an estimated $59,000 in the first year the millage is levied?[1][2]

See also


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

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