Aurora City Ambulance Levy Renewal (March 2012)

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An Aurora City Ambulance Levy Renewal measure was on the March 6, 2012 ballot in the city of Aurora which is in Portage County.

The measure was approved

  • YES 2,146 (73.90%)Approveda
  • NO 758 (26.10%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current ambulance levy which is set at a rate of $.15 per $100 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for emergency medical service and equipment costs in the city.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A renewal of a tax for the benefit of the City of Aurora for the purpose of the purchase of ambulance, emergency medical vehicles, equipment and emergency medical services operated by a fire department or firefighting company at a rate not exceeding 1.5 mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to 15 cents for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for 5 years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.[3]

References

  1. Portage County Board of Elections, Unofficial March Election Results
  2. Portage County Board of Elections, March Sample Ballot (timed out)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.