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A '''Chippewa Township Fire Levy Renewal''' measure will be on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Chippewa, which is in [[Mecosta County, Michigan ballot measures|Mecosta County]].
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A '''Chippewa Township Fire Levy Renewal''' measure was on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Chippewa, which is in [[Mecosta County, Michigan ballot measures|Mecosta County]].
  
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 operational and equipment costs in the township.<ref>[http://www.co.mecosta.mi.us/elections.asp ''Mecosta County Elections'', Current Election Information]</ref>
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This measure was '''approved'''
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* '''YES''' 159 (55.79%){{approved}}
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* '''NO''' 126 (44.21%)<ref>[http://www.co.mecosta.mi.us/clerk/20120807ElectionResults.pdf ''Mecosta County Clerk'', August Election Results]</ref>
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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 operational and equipment costs in the township.<ref>[http://www.co.mecosta.mi.us/elections.asp ''Mecosta County Elections'', Current Election Information]</ref>
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==
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Latest revision as of 00:41, 12 September 2012

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

This measure was approved

  • YES 159 (55.79%)Approveda
  • NO 126 (44.21%)[1]

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 operational and equipment costs in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the Township of Chippewa, Mecosta County, Michigan, renew a levy of 1 mill ($1 per $1,000 of taxable value) for a period of 4 years from 2013-2016 inclusive, for the purpose of providing funds for the purchase of firefighting equipment and other capital and operating expenditures for provision of fire protection services?[3]

References

  1. Mecosta County Clerk, August Election Results
  2. Mecosta County Elections, Current Election Information
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.