Charlton Township Fire Levy Addition (August 2012)

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A Charlton Township Fire Levy Addition measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Charlton, which is in Otsego County.

This measure sought to add to the current fire levy by a rate of $.60 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of five years in order to further pay for operational costs of the fire department in the township. It was approved.

Election results

Elmire-Warner Fire District Levy Renewal
Approveda Yes 297 86.59%

Election Results from:Otsego County Clerk

Text of measure

Shall the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution on the amount of ad valorem taxes which may be levied by the Township of Charlton, Otsego County, State of Michigan, against taxable property in the Township be increased by up to six tenths ($0.60 per $1,000 of taxable value) for a period of five (5) years, 2012 through 2016, inclusive, for the purpose of providing funds for the operation of the Fire/EMS Departments of Charlton Township, and shall the Charlton Township Board be authorized to levy such millage for this purpose? if approved nad levied in its entirety, this millage would raise an estimated $66,014 for the Township in 2012.[1][2]


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