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Duplain Township Emergency Levy Increase (August 2012)

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A Duplain Township Emergency Levy Increase measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Duplain, which is in Clinton County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 197 Approveda
  • NO 81[1]

This measure sought to increase the current emergency levy by a rate of $2.25 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of five years in order to further pay for emergency services in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the 15 mill tax limitation on general ad valorem taxes within Duplain Township imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution be increased for said Township up to 2.25 mills ($2.25 per $1,000 of taxable value) for the period of 2012 through 2016 inclusive for Emergency Services Funding; and shall the Township levy such increase in millage for said purpose, thereby, raising in the first year an estimated $128,242.00?[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.