Lucas County 911, Children & Park Levy Renewals, 3 (November 2011)

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Three Lucas County 911, Children & Park Levy Renewal measures were on the November 8, 2011 ballot in Lucas County.

All three measures were approved

The first measure sought to renew the current 911 levy which is set at a rate of $.07 per $100 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for the 911 emergency operating system in the county.

  • YES 83,141 (66.97%)Approveda
  • NO 41,002 (33.03%)

The second measure sought to renew the current children servces levy which is set at a rate of $.14 per $100 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for children support services offered in the county.

  • YES 83,070 (66.85%)Approveda
  • NO 41,198 (33.15%)

The third measure sought to renew the current zoo levy which is set at a rate of $.085 per $100 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for the maintenance and operational costs of the Zoo park in the county.[1]

  • YES 88,698 (70.27%)Approveda
  • NO 37,520 (29.73%)[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Measure 1: A renewal of a tax for the benefit of Lucas County for the purpose of the operation and capital improvements of the 9-1-1 operating system and the countywide interoperable communications systems at a rate not exceeding 0.7 mill for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.07 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for 5 years, commencing in 2011, first due in calendar year 2012.

Measure 2: A renewal of a tax for the benefit of Lucas County for the purpose of support of children services and the care and placement of children by the Children Services Board at a rate not exceeding 1.4 mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.14 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for 5 years, commencing in 2011, first due in calendar year 2012.

Measure 3: A renewal of a tax for the benefit of Lucas County for the purpose of providing maintenance and operation of Zoological Park at a rate not exceeding 0.85 mill for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $.085 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for 5 years, commencing in 2011, first due in calendar year 2012.[3]

References

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