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Bingham Township Fire Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Bingham Township Fire Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Bingham, which is in Clinton County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 437 Approveda
  • NO 187[1]

This measure sought to renew the current fire levy which is set at a rate of $.6 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further two years in order to continue to pay for fire protection and emergency services in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes within the Township of Bingham, County of Clinton, Michigan be renewed in an amount not to exceed .600 mills (that being $0.60 per thousand dollars of taxable value) on all real and personal property in the Township, for a period of 2 years, for calendar years 2012 through 2013, inclusive, to provide funds for the cost of fire protection and emergency services and equipment within the Township? If approved and levied in its entirety, this millage would raise an estimated $60,000.00 in 2012.[3]


  1. Clinton County Clerk, Augut Election Results
  2. Clinton County Elections, August Proposal List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.