Ridge Township Fire Levy Renewal Question (November 2012)

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A Ridge Township Fire Levy Renewal question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Wyandot County, which is in Ohio, where it was approved.

This question authorized the Township of Ridge to renew a property tax levy of 1.5 mills ($1.5 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for five years in order to fund many emergency, fire and other services of the Township.[1]

Election results

Ridge Township Tax Question
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 202 74.81%
No6825.19%

Election results from Wyandot County, Current Election Results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

A renewal of a tax for the benefit of Ridge 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 AN EMPLOYER CONTRIBUTIONS REQUIRED FOR SUCH PERSONNEL UNDER SECTION 145.48 OR 742.34 OF THE REVISED CODE, OR THE PURCHASE OF AMBULANCE EQUIPMENT, OR THE PROVISION OF AMBULANCE, PARAMEDIC, OR OTHER EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES OPERATED BY A FIRE DEPARTMENT OR FIREFIGHTING COMPANY at a rate not exceeding 1.5 mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.15 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for a period of fie years, commencing in 2013, first due in calendar year 2014.

FOR THE TAX LEVY

AGAINST THE TAX LEVY[1][2]


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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Wyandot County Supervisor of Elections, General Election Issues
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.



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