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Penn Township Cemetery & Fire Levy Additions, 2 (November 2011)

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Two Penn Township Cemetery & Fire Levy Addition measures were on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the township of Penn which is in Morgan County.

Both measures were approved

The first measure sought to add to the current cemetery levy by a rate of $.10 per $100 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for maintenance and operational costs of the cemeteries in the township.

  • YES 125 (57.34%)Approveda
  • NO 85 (38.99%)

The second measure sought to add to the current fire levy by a rate of $.10 per $100 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for fire protection services in the township.[1]

  • YES 170 (77.98%)Approveda
  • NO 45 (20.64%)[2]

Text of measure

Cemetery The question on the ballot:

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

An additional tax for the benefit of Penn Township for the purpose of MAINTENANCE OF CEMETERY at a rate not exceeding one (1.0) mill for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to ten cents ($0.10) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for a period of five (5) years, commencing in 2011, first due in calendar year 2012.

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