Milington Township Fire Levy Renewal (August 2010)

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A Milington Township Fire Levy Renewal measure was on the August 3, 2010 ballot in the township of Milington which is in Tuscola County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 461 (78.4%) Approveda
  • NO 127 (21.6%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current fire levy of $.50 per $1,000 of assessed property for a further seven years in order to pay for the operation of emergency fire services in the township.[2]


The question on the ballot:

FIRE DEPARTMENT OPERATIONAL

MILLAGE RENEWAL Shall the expired previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes within Millington Township of .5 mills ($.50 per $1,000 of taxable value), reduced to .4337 mills by the required millage rollbacks, be renewed at up to .4337 mills ($.4337 per $1,000.00 of taxable value) and levied for a period of 8 years, 2010 through 2017, inclusive, for fire department operations including, but not limited to, first responder services, fire equipment purchase and housing, raising an estimated $54,000.00 in the first year the millage is levied?[3]

References

  1. Tuscola County Election Results, August 3 Primary Results Summary
  2. Tuscola County Elections, August Sample Ballot, pg. 42
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.