Moorefield Township Fire Tax Levy Increase Question (November 2012)

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A Moorefield Township Fire Tax Levy Increase question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Clark County, which is in Ohio, where it was approved.

This question authorized the township of Moorefield to increase property taxes by 1 mill ($1 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for five years in order to fund fire protection, paramedic, ambulance and other emergency medical services.[1]

Election results

Moorefield Tax Question 2
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 3,668 52.35%
No3,33947.65%

Results via Clark County, General Elections November 6, 2012 Election Results Official Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

An additional tax for the benefit of Moorefield Township for the purpose of providing and maintaining fire apparatus, appliances, buildings or sites therefor, or sources of water supply and materials therefor, or the establishment and maintenance of lines of fire alarm telegraph, or the payment of firefighting companies or permanent, part-time or volunteer firefighting, emergency medical service, administrative, or communications personnel to operate the same, including the payment of any employer contributions required for such personnel under section 145.48 or 742.34 of the Ohio Revised Code, or the purchase of ambulance equipment, or the provision of ambulance, paramedic, or other emergency medical services operated by the fire department or firefighting company at a rate not exceeding 1 mill for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.10 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for 5 years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.

FOR THE TAX LEVY

AGAINST THE TAX LEVY[1][2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Clark County 2012 General Election Issue Filings
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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