Hazel Park City Police & Fire Levy Increase (May 2011)

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A Hazel Park City Police & Fire Levy Increase measure was on the May 3, 2011 ballot in the city of Hazel Park which is in Oakland County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 1,787 (75.31%)Approveda
  • 'NO 586 (24.69%)[1]

This measure sought to increase the current police and fire levy to a rate of $9.80 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a period of five years in order to help pay for police and fire protection services offered in the city.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the City Council be authorized to create a special assessment district consisting of the entire City of Hazel Park and levy up to 9.8 mills on the taxable value of all real property in the district for a period of five years, from 2011 through 2015 inclusive, to fund police and fire services for the City of Hazel Park, which levy would collect estimated revenues of $2,110,205, in the first year, if approved and levied?[3]

References

  1. Oakland County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Oakland County Clerk, May Candidate and Proposal List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.