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Kankakee Township Fire District Levy Increase (April 2011)

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A Kankakee Township Fire District Levy Increase measure was on the April 5, 2011 ballot in the Kankakee township which is in Kankakee County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 85 (69.67%)Approveda
  • NO 37 (30.33%)[1]

This measure sought to increase the current district levy to a rate of .6 percent of assessed property value for a further two years in the district area in order to pay for ambulance services.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Shall the limiting rate under the Property Tax Extension Limitation Law for the Kankakee Township Fire Protection District, Kankakee County, Illinois, be increased by an additional amount equal to .27% above the limiting rate for the purpose of establishing an ambulance tax and providing improved services within the District for levy year 2009 and be equal to .6% of the equalized assessed value of the taxable property therein for levy years 2011 and 2012?

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