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Tyrone Township Fire Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Tyrone Township Fire Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Tyrone, which is in Kent County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 264 Approveda
  • NO 66[1]

This measure sought to renew the current fire levy which is set at a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further two years in order to continue to pay for fire department operational costs in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the tax limitation on general ad valorem taxes within Tyrone Township imposed under Article IX, SEC 6 of the Michigan Constitution be renewed for said Township at 1 mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) for the period 2013 through 2014 inclusive to provide for fire department operations; and shall the Township levy such renewal in millage for said purposes, thereby, raising in the first year an estimated $108,085.00.[3]


  1. Kent County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Kent County Elections, August Candidate and Proposal List (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.