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A '''Gilford Township Fire Levy Renewal''' measure is on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Gilford, which is in [[Tuscola County, Michigan ballot measures|Tuscola County]].
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A '''Gilford Township Fire Levy Renewal''' measure was on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Gilford, which is in [[Tuscola County, Michigan ballot measures|Tuscola County]].
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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 eight years in order to continue to pay for fire protection services in the township. It was '''approved'''.
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==Election results==
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{{Short outcome
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| title =Gilford Fire Levy Renewal
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| yes = 79
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| yespct = 63.71
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| no = 45
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| nopct = 36.29
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| image =
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| unresolved =
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| state = Local
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| percent = 50
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}}
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Election Results from: [http://www.tuscolacounty.org/elections/2012/8/080712PrimaryOfficial/Official%20Results.htm Tuscol County Clerk, Election Results]
  
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 eight years in order to continue to pay for fire protection services in the township.<ref>[http://www.tuscolacounty.org/elections/2012/8/August.pdf ''Tuscola County Elections'', August Sample Ballot]</ref>
 
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==
 
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   text=Shall the previously voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6, of the Michigan Constitution, on general ad valorem taxes within Gilford Township be renewed at 1.0 mills ($1.00 per $1,000.00 of taxable value) for the period of 8 years, December 1, 2012 through December 1, 2019 inclusive, for fire protection services in Gilford Township, and shall Gilford Township levy a renewal in millage for said purpose, thereby raising an estimated $39,275.00 in the first year the millage is levied?}}
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   text=Shall the previously voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6, of the Michigan Constitution, on general ad valorem taxes within Gilford Township be renewed at 1.0 mills ($1.00 per $1,000.00 of taxable value) for the period of 8 years, December 1, 2012 through December 1, 2019 inclusive, for fire protection services in Gilford Township, and shall Gilford Township levy a renewal in millage for said purpose, thereby raising an estimated $39,275.00 in the first year the millage is levied?<ref>[http://www.tuscolacounty.org/elections/2012/8/August.pdf ''Tuscola County Elections'', August Sample Ballot]</ref>}}
  
 
==References==
 
==References==

Revision as of 16:59, 29 August 2012

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

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 eight years in order to continue to pay for fire protection services in the township. It was approved.


Election results

Gilford Fire Levy Renewal
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 79 63.71%
No4536.29%

Election Results from: Tuscol County Clerk, Election Results


Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the previously voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6, of the Michigan Constitution, on general ad valorem taxes within Gilford Township be renewed at 1.0 mills ($1.00 per $1,000.00 of taxable value) for the period of 8 years, December 1, 2012 through December 1, 2019 inclusive, for fire protection services in Gilford Township, and shall Gilford Township levy a renewal in millage for said purpose, thereby raising an estimated $39,275.00 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.