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A '''Calhoun County 911 Levy Implementation''' measure will be on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in [[Calhoun County, Michigan ballot measures|Calhoun County]].
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A '''Calhoun County 911 Levy Implementation''' measure was on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in [[Calhoun County, Michigan ballot measures|Calhoun County]].
  
This measure seeks to implement a 911 fee which would be set at a rate of $2.25 per month in order to help pay for 911 emergency services in the county as well as facility and equipment costs.<ref>[http://www.co.calhoun.mi.us/refdocs/998-All_Aug_Language.pdf ''Calhoun County Elections'', August Proposal List]</ref>
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This measure was '''defeated'''
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* '''YES''' 7,253
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* '''NO''' 7,316 {{defeated}}<ref>[http://www.electionmagic.com/results/mi/C13results/C1300401sum.htm '''Calhoun County Elections'', Current Election Results]</ref>
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This measure sought to implement a 911 fee which would be set at a rate of $2.25 per month in order to help pay for 911 emergency services in the county as well as facility and equipment costs.<ref>[http://www.co.calhoun.mi.us/refdocs/998-All_Aug_Language.pdf ''Calhoun County Elections'', August Proposal List]</ref>
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==

Revision as of 13:53, 17 August 2012

A Calhoun County 911 Levy Implementation measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in Calhoun County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 7,253
  • NO 7,316 Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to implement a 911 fee which would be set at a rate of $2.25 per month in order to help pay for 911 emergency services in the county as well as facility and equipment costs.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

For the period of July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2022 both inclusive, shall Calhoun County, Michigan be authorized to assess a county 9-1-1 charge on monthly billings to each service user located within Calhoun County at a rate not to exceed $2.25 each month (if approved, replacing the current $.60 surcharge), subject to annual approval by the Calhoun County Board of Commissioners, to be used exclusively for the funding of 9-1-1 emergency telephone call answering and dispatch services within Calhoun County, including facilities, equipment and operations?[3]

References

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