Wawatam Township Fire Levy Renewal (August 2012)
This measure was approved
- YES 132 (76.3%)
- NO 41 (23.7%)
This measure sought to renew the current fire levy which is set at a rate of $.27 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for fire protection and emergency medical services in the township.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|Shall the previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution on General as ad valorem taxes within Wawatam Township be renewed at .27 mils ($0.27 per $1000 of taxable value) (example $13.50 each year for a taxable value of $50,000) for the period 2012 through 2015 inclusive, for the purpose of providing contractual fire protection and related emergency services and shall the township levy such renewal in millage for said purpose, thereby raising in the first year an estimated $16,033.|