Chillicothe City Ambulance Levy Implementation (November 2012)

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A Chillicothe City Ambulance Levy Implementation was on the November 6, 2012 ballot in Peoria County, where the measure was defeated.

This measure sought to authorize a levy for ambulance services if needed. A set rate was not listed. Instead, city council members stated that this would just allow them to issue a levy for services if there was a need. They also stated that this was a pro-active measure.[1]

Election results

Chillicothe City Ambulance Levy Implementation
Defeatedd No1,27050.84%
Yes 1,228 49.16%

Election results from PeoriaCounty 2012 election results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:[2]

Shall the City of Chillicothe levy a tax for ambulance service in an amount not to exceed .25% of the value, as equalized or assessed by the Illinois Department of Revenue, of all taxable property in the city, beginning with tax year 2012 (payable 2013)?[3]

See also

External links


  1. Chillicothe Times Bulletin, "Council OKs ambulance service referendum for Nov. 6 ballot," August 16, 2012
  2. Peoria County 2012 election referendum," accessed November 23, 2012
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.