Galesburg City Fire Levy Measure (November 2012)

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A Galesburg City Fire Levy measure was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Kalamazoo County, which is in Michigan, where it was approved.

This measure authorized a 1 mill ($1.00 per $1000 of taxable valuation) for ten years to fund firefighting equipment. This would raise approximately $27,762.23 in 2012.[1]

Election results

Galesburg City Tax Levy Measure
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 394 59.88%
No26440.12%

Election results from Kalamazoo County Unofficial Election Results Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the Galesburg City Council be authorized to levy 1 mill above constitutional limitations ($1.00 for each $1,000 of taxable valuation) against all property (real and personal) in the City of Galesburg for the next 10 years (2012-2021) for the purpose of purchasing firefighting apparatus to be used by the Galesburg/Charleston Fire Board. It is estimated that 1 mill would equal approximately $27,762.23 in 2012.[1][2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Kalamazoo County Elections," "Proposals"
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.



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