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A '''Hudson Township Fire Levy Renewal''' measure will be on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Hudson, which is in [[Charlevoix County, Michigan ballot measures|Charlevoix County]].
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A '''Hudson Township Fire Levy Renewal''' measure was on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Hudson, which is in [[Charlevoix County, Michigan ballot measures|Charlevoix 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 two years in order to continue to pay for fire vehicle maintenance and repair costs in the township.<ref>[http://www.charlevoixcounty.org/downloads/august_primary_proof_ballots.pdf ''Charlevoix County Clerk'', August Sample Ballot]</ref>
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This measure was '''approved'''
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* '''YES''' 57 (81.43%){{approved}
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* '''NO''' 13 (18.57%)<ref>[http://www.charlevoixcounty.org/downloads/summary_primary.pdf ''Charlevoix 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 two years in order to continue to pay for fire vehicle maintenance and repair costs in the township.<ref>[http://www.charlevoixcounty.org/downloads/august_primary_proof_ballots.pdf ''Charlevoix County Clerk'', August Sample Ballot]</ref>
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==

Revision as of 13:13, 20 August 2012

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

This measure was approved

  • YES 57 (81.43%){{approved}
  • NO 13 (18.57%)[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 two years in order to continue to pay for fire vehicle maintenance and repair costs in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the previously voted increase in the 15 mill tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes within Hudson Township be renewed up to 1 mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) for two (2) years, 2012 through 2013 inclusive, for the purpose of acquirement, replacement and payment of vehicles and equipment for fire and emergency protection; and shall the Township levy such renewal in millage for said purpose, thereby raising in the first year an estimated $38,331?[3]

References

  1. Charlevoix County Clerk, August Election Results
  2. Charlevoix County Clerk, August Sample Ballot
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.