Watertown Township Fire Levy Replacement Question (November 2012)

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A Watertown Township Fire Levy Replacement question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Washington County, which is in Ohio, where it was approved.

This question authorized the Township of Watertown to impose a replacement property tax levy of up to 1.5 mills ($1.5 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for five years in order to fund fire and emergency protection services.[1]

Election results

Watertown Township Tax Question
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 498 67.39%
No24132.61%

Election results from Washington County, Current Election Results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

A replacement of a tax for the benefit of Watertown Township for the purpose of FIRE AND EMERGENCY PROTECTION at a rate not exceeding one and one-half (1.5) mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to fifteen cents ($0.15) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for a period of five (5) years, commencing in 2013, first due incalendar year 2014.

FOR THE TAX LEVY

AGAINST THE TAX LEVY[1][2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Washington County Elections, Watertown Township Sample Ballot (timed out)
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.



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