Seven Hills City Fire Levy Increase (August 2011)

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A Seven Hills City Fire Levy Increase measure was on the August 2, 2011 ballot in the city of Seven Hills which is in Cuyahoga County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 1,867 Approveda
  • NO 1,291[1]

This measure sought to replace and increase the current fire levy to a rate of $.17 per $100 of assessed property value for a period of five years in order to further pay for part time fire-fighters and other emergency medical services as needed in the city.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A replacement of 1.5 mills of an existing levy and an increase of 0.2 mill, to constitute a tax for the benefit of the City of Seven Hills for the purpose of payment of permanent and part-time firefighters, including the payment of the firefighter employers' contribution required under Section 742.34 of the Revised Code, and the provision of ambulance, paramedic and other emergency medical services operated by the City's Fire Department, at a rate not exceeding 1.7 mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to 17 cents for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for five years, commencing in 2011, first due in calendar year 2012.[3]

References

  1. Cuyahoga County Board of Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Cuyahoga County Board of Elections, August Issues List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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