White Pigeon Village Ambulance Levy Implementation (November 2011)

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A White Pigeon Village Ambulance Levy Implementation measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the city of Three Rivers which is in St. Joseph County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 71 (72.45%)Approveda
  • NO 27 (27.55%)[1]

This measure sought to implement an ambulance levy which will be set at a rate of $.35 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a period of five years in order to pay for ambulance services in the village.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the tax limitation on general ad valorem taxes within the Village of White Pigeon, St. Joseph County, Michigan, under Article 9, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution be increased for said Village by .35 mills ($.35 per $1000 of taxable value) for the period of 2012 through 2016, inclusive, for the cost of ambulance services within the Village and shall the Village levy said increase and millage for the above purpose thereby raising in the first year an estimated $9,374.00?[3]

References

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