Bath Township Police Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Bath Township Police Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Bath, which is in Clinton County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 1,077 Approveda
  • NO 419 [1]

This measure sought to renew the current police levy which is set at a rate of $3 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further two years in order to continue to pay for police equipment maintenance and department operational costs in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the previously voted increase in the authorized charter millage for the Charter Township of Bath which may be assessed on all property as defined by law within said Township be renewed at three (3) mills ($3.00 per $1,000.00 of taxable valuation) for a period of two (2) years, 2012 through 2013, inclusive, for the purpose of defraying, in whole or in part, the cost of operating the Bath Charter Township Police Department and Bath Charter Township Fire Department, and for acquisition, repair, replacement, maintenance and housing of the equipment and apparatus of said Departments, which levy is estimated to raise, in the first year of the levy, an estimated $1,058,095.54. This is a renewal of previously authorized millage which expired with the 2011 tax levy.[3]

References

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