Clinton County Senior & Health Levy Renewals, 2 (March 2012)

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Two Clinton County Senior & Health Levy Renewal measures were on the March 6, 2012 ballot in Clinton County.

Both measures were approved

The first measure sought to renew the current health district levy which was set at a rate of $.50 per $100 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for health programs and services in the district.

  • YES: 5,493 (71.22%) Approveda
  • NO: 2,220 (28.78%)

The second measure sought to renew the current senior services levy which was set at a rate of $.15 per $100 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for senior services and facility costs in the county.[1]

  • YES: 5,864 (75.93%) Approveda
  • NO: 1,859 (24.07%)[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Proposition 1: A renewal of a tax for the benefit of Clinton County for the purpose of providing funds to carry out health programs including child and senior citizens services, control of communicable diseases, environmental health, health education, bioterrorism response, and AIDS education by the Clinton County, Ohio Combined Health District, at a rate not exceeding five tenths (0.5) mill for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to five cents ($0.05) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for five (5) years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.

Proposition 2: A renewal of a tax for the benefit of Clinton County for the purpose of providing and maintaining senior citizens services or facilities including home delivered meals, durable medical equipment, minor emergency home repairs, homemaker, personal care, medical transportation, chores, respite for caregivers, adult day care, assessment, case management, and protective services at a rate not exceeding one and five tenths (1.5) mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to fifteen cents ($0.15) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for five (5) years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.[3]

References

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