Verona Village Police & Current Levy Measures, 2 (March 2012)
The first measure sought to add to the current police levy by a rate of $.30 per $100 of assessed property value for a period of one year in order to further pay for police salaries and operational costs of the police department in the village.
- YES 2 (14.29%)
- NO 12 (85.71%)
The second measure sought to renew the current expenses levy which is set at a rate of $.20 per $100 of assessed property value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for current operational costs in the village.
- YES 7 (53.85%)
- NO 6 (46.15%)
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
| Question 1: An additional tax for the benefit of Village of Verona for the purpose of PAYING THE SALARIES OF PERMANENT POLICE PERSONNEL, INCLUDING THE PAYMENT OF THE POLICE OFFICER EMPLOYERS’CONTRIBUTION REQUIRED UNDER SECTION 742.33 OF THE REVISED CODE OR PROVIDING AND MAINTAINING MOTOR VEHICLES, COMMUNICATIONS, AND OTHER EQUIPMENT USED DIRECTLY IN THE OPERATION OF A POLICE DEPARTMENT at a rate not exceeding three (3) mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to thirty cents ($0.30) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for one (1) year, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.
Question 2: A renewal of a tax for the benefit of Village of Verona for the purpose of CURRENT OPERATING EXPENSES at a rate not exceeding two (2) mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to twenty cents ($0.20) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for four (4) years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.