Chapin Township Ambulance Levy Increase (August 2012)

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A Chapin Township Ambulance Levy Increase measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Chapin, which is in Saginaw County.

This measure sought to increase the current ambulance levy by a rate of $1.75 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of five years in order to further pay for emergency and ambulance services in the township. It was approved.

Election results

Chapin Ambulance Levy Increase
Approveda Yes 70 80.46%

Election Results from:Ottawa County Election Results

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Chapin Township impose an increase of up to 1.75 mills ($1.75 per $1,000.00 of taxable value) in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution and levy it for five years, 2012 through 2016 inclusive, for emergency fire and ambulance protection services, which 1.75 mills increase will raise an estimated $35,652.77 in the first year the millage is levied.[1][2]


  1. Saginaw County Elections, August Proposal Listing
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.