A Houghton Lake Ambulance Tax Levy proposal is on the May 7, 2013, election ballot in Roscommon County, which is in Michigan.
If approved, this measure authorizes the Houghton Lake Ambulance service in Lake and Roscommon Townships to renew an operating property tax levy of 1.69 mills ($1.69 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 4 years. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $432,367.
Text of measure
Language on the ballot:
||Shall the previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution in Lake and Roscommon Townships, of 1.69 mills ($1.69 per $1,000 of taxable value), be renewed at the original voted 1.69 mills, ($1.69 per $1,000 of taxable value) and levied for 4 years, 2013-2016 inclusive, for operating the Houghton Lake Ambulance, raising an estimated $432,367 in the first year the millage is levied.