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Waverly Township Fire Tax Levy Increase Proposal (May 2013)

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A Waverly Township Fire Tax Levy Increase proposal was approved on the May 7, 2013, election ballot in Cheboygan, Clinton, Eaton and Ingham Counties, which are in Michigan.

This measure authorized the Waverly Township to increase its property tax levy limitation from by 1.25 mills ($1.25 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) from 15 mills to 16.25 mills for 5 years in order to fund fire protection services in the township. The estiamted first year revenue increase from this tax is $33,88.25.[1]

Election results

Waverly School Proposal
County: Yes No
Votes  % Votes  %
Eaton County 1131 53.73% 974 46.27%
Ingham County 160 51.61% 150 48.39%
Totals: 1291 53.46% 1124 46.54%
These election results are from the Eaton County election results from Election Magic and the Ingham County elections office.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the 15 mill tax limitation on general ad valorem taxes within Waverly Township imposed under Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution be increased for said Township by 1.25 mill ($1.25 per $1,000.00 of taxable value) for the period of 2013 through 2017 inclusive, for the purpose of providing funds to be used by the Township for fire protection within said Township and shall aid Township levy such millage or portion thereof during such period which millage, if levied in full, will raise in the first year of said levy an estimated $33,888.25.[1][2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Michigan SoS Public Ballot Search
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.