Read the State Legislative Tracker. New edition available now!

Difference between revisions of "Ellington Township Fire Levy Increase (August 2012)"

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
(added election results and corrected tense)
m (Text replace - "ategory:City property tax,(.*)]]" to "ategory:City tax,$1]] Category:Local property tax,$1")
Line 29: Line 29:
 
{{Michigan}}
 
{{Michigan}}
 
[[Category:Michigan 2012 local ballot measures]]
 
[[Category:Michigan 2012 local ballot measures]]
[[Category:City property tax, Michigan, 2012]]
+
[[Category:City tax, Michigan, 2012]]
 +
[[Category:Local property tax, Michigan, 2012]]

Revision as of 00:46, 12 September 2012

A Ellington Township Fire Levy Increase measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Ellington, which is in Tuscola County.

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


Election results

Ellington Fire Levy Increase
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 160 57.97%
No11642.03%

Election Results from: Tuscol County Clerk, Election Results


Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Ellington Township impose an increase of up to one mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution and levy it for (5) years, 2013 through 2017 inclusive, for Township Fire Protection, in which a one mill increase will raise an estimated $34,195 in the first year the millage is levied.[1][2]

References

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