Jefferson Township Fire Levy Renewal (November 2011)

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A Jefferson Township Fire Levy Renewal measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the township of Jefferson which is in Greene and Scioto Counties.

This measure was approved

  • YES 210 (67.74%)Approveda
  • NO 100 (32.26%)[1]


  • YES 505 (63.13%)Approveda
  • NO 295 (36.88%)[2]

This measure sought to renew the current fire levy which is set at a rate of $.20 per $100 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for a new fire department in the township.[3]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A renewal of a tax for the benefit of Jefferson Township for the purpose of erecting and equipping new fire department at a rate not exceeding 2 mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.20 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for five years, commencing in 2011, first due in calendar year 2012.[4]