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A '''Argyle Township Fire Levy Renewal''' measure is on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Argyle, which is in [[Sanilac County, Michigan ballot measures|Sanilac County]].
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A '''Argyle Township Fire Levy Renewal''' measure was on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Argyle, which is in [[Sanilac County, Michigan ballot measures|Sanilac County]].
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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 protection equipment maintenance and purchase costs in the township. It was '''approved'''.
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==Election results==
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{{Short outcome
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| title =Argyle Fire Levy Renewal
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| yes = 73
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| yespct =80.22
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| no =18
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| nopct =19.78
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| image =
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| unresolved =
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| state = Local
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| percent = 50
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}}
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Election Results from: [http://www.sanilaccounty.net/PublicPages/Entity.aspx?ID=196 Sanilac County Clerk]
  
This measure seeks 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 protection equipment maintenance and purchase costs in the township.<ref>[http://www.sanilaccounty.net/Handlers/File.ashx?ID=1275 ''Sanilac County Clerk'', August Questions]</ref>
 
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==
 
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   text=Shall the expired previous voted increase in the 15 mill tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes in Argyle Township, of one (1) mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) be renewed at the original voted one (1) mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) and levied for four (4) years from January 1, 2012 through December 31, 2015 inclusive, for the specific purpose of purchasing and maintaining fire protection equipment for the Argyle Township Fire Department, raising an estimated Twenty One Thousand Five Hundred Dollars ($21,500) in the first year the millage is levied?}}
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   text=Shall the expired previous voted increase in the 15 mill tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes in Argyle Township, of one (1) mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) be renewed at the original voted one (1) mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) and levied for four (4) years from January 1, 2012 through December 31, 2015 inclusive, for the specific purpose of purchasing and maintaining fire protection equipment for the Argyle Township Fire Department, raising an estimated Twenty One Thousand Five Hundred Dollars ($21,500) in the first year the millage is levied?<ref>[http://www.sanilaccounty.net/Handlers/File.ashx?ID=1275 ''Sanilac County Clerk'', August Questions]</ref>}}
  
 
==References==
 
==References==

Revision as of 15:13, 29 August 2012

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

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 protection equipment maintenance and purchase costs in the township. It was approved.


Election results

Argyle Fire Levy Renewal
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 73 80.22%
No1819.78%

Election Results from: Sanilac County Clerk


Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the expired previous voted increase in the 15 mill tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes in Argyle Township, of one (1) mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) be renewed at the original voted one (1) mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) and levied for four (4) years from January 1, 2012 through December 31, 2015 inclusive, for the specific purpose of purchasing and maintaining fire protection equipment for the Argyle Township Fire Department, raising an estimated Twenty One Thousand Five Hundred Dollars ($21,500) in the first year the millage is levied?[1][2]

References

  1. Sanilac County Clerk, August Questions
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.