Green Township Cemetery Levy Replacement (November 2011)

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A Green Township Cemetery Levy Replacement measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the township of Green which is in Harrison County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 386 (61.56%)Approveda
  • NO 241 (38.44%)[1]

This measure sought to replace the current cemetery levy with one set at a rate of $.05 per $100 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for cemetery maintenance costs in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A replacement of a tax for the benefit of Green Township for the purpose of MAINTENANCE OF CEMETERIES at a rate not exceeding one-half (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.[3]

References

  1. Harrison County Board of Elections, November Election Results
  2. Harrison County Board of Elections, November Sample Ballot
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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