Mt Pleasant Township Fire Levy Renewal (March 2012)

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A Mt Pleasant Township Fire Levy Renewal measure was on the March 6, 2012 ballot in the township of Mt. Pleasant which is in Jefferson County.

The measure was approved

  • YES: 158 (63.45%) Approveda
  • NO: 91 (36.55%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current fire levy which was set at a rate of $.10 per $100 of assessed property value for a further five years in order continue to pay for fire protection services in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A renewal of a tax for the benefit of Mt. Pleasant Township (excluding the Villages of Dillonvale and Mt. Pleasant) for the purpose of fire protection 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.[3]

References

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