Fairless Local School District Tax Levy (November 2010)

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A Fairless Local School District Tax Levy was on the November 2, 2010 ballot in Tuscarawas County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 2,038 (46.9%)
  • NO 2,312 (53.1%) Defeatedd[1][2]

The proposed tax levy would have amount to 8.4 mills for each dollar of valuation. It would have commenced in 2010 and be first due in 2011.[3]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall a levy substituting for two existing levies be imposed by the Fairless Local School District for the purpose of providing for the necessary requirements of the school district in the initial sum of one million seven hundred sixty-seven thousand seven hundred sixty dollars ($1,767,760), and a levy of taxes be made outside of the ten-mill limitation estimate by the county auditor to require eight and four -tenths (8.4) mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to eighty- four cents ($).84) for each on hundred dollars of valuation for the initial year 2011, with the sum of such tax to increase only if and as new land or real property not previously taxes by the school district are added to its tax list? If approved, any remaining tax years on any of the two (2) existing levies will not be collected after the 2009 tax year?[4]