Chesterhill Village & Marion Township Fire Levy Replacements, 2 (November 2011)

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Two Township Fire Levy Replacement measures were on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the village of Chesterhill and the township of Marion which are in Morgan County.

Both measures were approved

The Chesterhill measure sought to replace the current fire levy with one set at a rate of $.20 per $100 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for fire protection services in the village.

  • YES 81 (70.43%)Approveda
  • NO 31 (26.96%)

The Marion measure sought to renew the current fire 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 fire protection services in the township.[1]

  • YES 256 (70.91%)Approveda
  • NO 95 (26.32%)[2]

Text of measure

Chesterhill Township Measure

The question on the ballot:

A replacement of the tax for the benefit of the Village of Chesterhill for the purpose of FIRE PROTECTION at a rate not exceeding two (2) mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to twenty cents ($0.20) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for five (5) years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.[3]

References

  1. Morgan County Board of Elections, November Levy Issues List
  2. Morgan County Board of Elections, November Election Results
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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