Waterford Township Paramedic & Library Levy Renewals, 2 (August 2012)

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Two Waterford Township Paramedic & Library Levy Renewal measures was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Waterford, which is in Oakland County.

The first measure sought to renew the current paramedic levy which is set at a rate of $.63 per $1,000 of assessed value for an period of ten years in order to continue to pay for paramedic and life support services offered by the fire department in the township. It was approved.

The second measure sought to renew the current library levy which is set at a rate of $.91 per $1,000 of assessed value for an period of ten years in order to continue to pay for operational and maintenance costs of the library in the township. It was approved.

Election results

Advanced Life Support Levy Renewal
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 9,655 83.06%
No1,96916.94%


Waterford Library Levy Renewal
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 9,148 78.71%
No2,47421.29%

Election Results from:Oakland County Elections Division

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Measure 1: Shall the existing authorized Charter Millage within the Charter Township of Waterford be renewed at 0.63000 mills (.63 cents per $1,000.00 of taxable value) upon taxable real property and tangible personal property within the Township of Waterford for the period years of 2013 through 2022, inclusive (for fiscal years 2013 –2022) said funds to be used by the Fire Department, for Waterford only, to continue providing Paramedic Advanced Life Support and Transportation Services and to maintain current staffing levels, and shall the Township levy such renewal in millage for said purpose, thereby generating in the first year an estimated $1,216,130.18.

Measure 2: Shall the existing authorized charter millage of the Charter Township of Waterford be renewed at .9118 mills (.9118 cents per $1,000.00 of taxable value) upon real property and tangible personal property within the Township for a period of ten (10) years, 2013 through 2022 inclusive, said funds to be used for the cost of operation and maintenance of the Township Public Library; and shall the Township levy such renewal in millage for said purpose, thereby generating in the first year an estimated $1,760,107.15?[1][2]

References

  1. Oakland County Clerk, August Election Information
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.