Jerome Township Police Levy Replacement (March 2012)

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A Jerome Township Police Levy Replacement measure was on the March 6, 2012 ballot in the township of Jerome which is in Union County.

The measure was approved

  • YES 552 (56.85%)Approveda
  • NO 419 (43.15%)[1]

This measure sought to replace the current police levy with one set at a rate of $.11 per $100 of assessed value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for police protection services in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A replacement of a portion of an existing levy, being a reduction of 0.1 mills to constitute a tax for the benefit of Jerome Township (unincorporated area) for the purpose of POLICE PROTECTION from the Union County Sheriff's Office at a rate not exceeding 1.1 mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.11 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for five years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.[3]

References

  1. Union County Board of Elections, Current March Election Results
  2. Union County Board of Elections, March Sample Ballot (timed out)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.