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Jackson Township Levy Renewal (August 2011)

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A Jackson Township Levy Renewal measure was on the August 2, 2011 ballot in the unincorporated areas of Jackson township which is in Montgomery County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 64 (61.54%)Approveda
  • NO 40 (38.46%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current property tax in the unincorporated area of Jackson township which is set at a rate of 1.8 mills for a further five years in order to help pay for police department needs including salary payment and equipment maintenance costs.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A renewal of a tax for the benefit of Jackson Township (unincorporated area) for the purpose of PROVIDING AND MAINTAINING MOTOR VECHICLES, COMMUNICATIONS, AND OTHER EQUIPMENT USED DIRECTLY IN THE OPERATION OF A POLICE DEPARTMENT, OR THE PAYMENT OF SALARIES OF PERMANENT POLICE PERSONNEL, INCLUDING THE PAYMENT OF THE POLICE EMPLOYERS’ CONTRIBUTION REQUIRED UNDER SECTION 742.33 OF THE OHIO REVISED CODE, at the rate not exceeding 1.8 mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.18 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for a period of 5 years, commencing in 2011, first due in calendar year 2012.[3]


  1. Montgomery County Board of Elections, August Election Results
  2. Montgomery County Board of Elections, Jackson Township Issue
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.