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Volinia Township Fire Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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

This measure was approved

  • YES 116 Approveda
  • NO 45[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 four years in order to continue to pay for fire and ambulance protection services in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the expired previous voted increases in the tax limitations imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution in Volinia Township of 1 mill ($1 per $1000 of taxable value) reduced to 0.95240 mills by the required millage rollbacks, be increased to and renewed at the original voted 1 mill ($1 per $1000 of taxable value) and levied for four (4) years, 2012 through 2015 inclusive, for fire and ambulance protection, raising an estimated $38,000 in the first year millage is levied.[3]

References

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