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Sumpter Township Fire Levy Renewal Proposal (November 2012)

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

This proposal authorized the Township of Sumpter to renew a property tax levy of 1 mill ($1 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 4 years in order to fund operation and maintenance of the Fire Department. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $337,938.[1]

Election results

Sumpter Township Fire Tax Levy
Approveda Yes 2,338 61%

Election results from Detroit City Website, Election Results for Wayne County

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the expired previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution in Sumpter Township of 1 mill ($1.00 per $1, 000 of taxable value), reduced to .889 mills ($.889 per 1,000 of taxable value) by the required millage rollbacks, be renewed and reset up to the original voted 1 mill ($1.00 per 1,000 of taxable value and levied

for 4 years, 2012 through 2015 inclusive for fire department operation and maintenance of the Sumpter Township fire department, raising an estimated $337,938.00 in the first year the millage is levied.[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Wayne County Elections, Elections Results (timed out)
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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