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Grant City Fire Levy Renewal (November 2011)

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A Grant City Fire Levy Renewal measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the city of Grant which is in Newaygo County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 64 Approveda
  • NO 13[1]

This measure sought to renew the current fire levy which is set at a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for operational and capital costs of the fire station.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the tax limitation on general ad valorem taxes within the City of Grant (the "City") imposed under Section 9.1 of the City Charter be renewed to 1.00 mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) on taxable real and personal property within the City for a period of four years (to expire after the July 1, 2015 tax levy), to provide funds to pay the operating and capital costs of providing fire protection and emergency services, and shall the City levy the renewal in millage for this purpose, thereby raising an estimated $15,386 in year one of this levy?[3]


  1. Newaygo County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Newaygo County Clerk, November Candidate and Proposal List (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.