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Bethel Township Fire Levy Renewals, 2 (November 2011)

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Two Bethel Township Fire Levy Renewal measures was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the township of Bethel which is in Clark County.

Both measures were approved

The first measure sought to renew the current fire levy which is set at a rate of $.20 per $100 of assessed property value for a period of five years in order to further pay for fire apparatus maintenance costs and maintenance of fire equipment in the township.[1]

  • YES 2,608 (67.63%)Approveda
  • NO 1,248 (32.37%)

The second measure sought to renew the other current fire levy which is set at a rate of $.20 per $100 of assessed property value for a period of five years in order to further pay for fire apparatus maintenance costs and firefighters in the township.[2]

  • YES 2,554 (66.89%)Approveda
  • NO 1,264 (33.11%)[3]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A renewal of a tax for the benefit of the Bethel Township (including the Village of Donnelsville) for the purpose of providing and maintaining fire apparatus, appliances, buildings and sites thereof, or sources of water supply and materials therefore, or the establishment and maintenance of lines of fire alarm telegraph or the payment of permanent, part-time, or volunteer firefighters or firefighting companies to operate the same or to purchase ambulance or emergency medical services of a fire department or firefighting company at a rate not exceeding 2 mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.20 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for 5 years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.[4]

References

  1. Clark County Board of Elections, First Bethel Measure
  2. Clark County Board of Elections, Second Bethel Measure
  3. Clark County Board of Elections, Current Election Results
  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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