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Shields Township Property Tax Reduction (February 2010)

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There was a Shields Township Property Tax Reduction measure on the February 2 ballot in Lake County for voters int he township of Shields.

This measure was approved

  • YES 2,274 (56.94%) Approveda
  • NO 1,720 (43.06%)[1]

This measure asked voters if they would approve the reduction of property taxes on residents who have lived in their homes more than 30 years. The reduction will take place over 5 years and will bring their property taxes down to the original rate it was 30 years ago.[2]