Iosco County Phone 911 Usage Fee (May 2012)

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A Iosco County Phone 911 Usage Fee measure was on the May 8, 2012 ballot in Iosco County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 1,330 Approveda
  • NO 1,122 [1]

This measure sought to implement a fee on phone lines used in the county at a rate not to exceed $2.10 a month in order to help pay for 911 emergency call services within the county.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

For the period beginning July 1, 2012 and continuing through to December 31, 2014, shall Iosco County be authorized to assess a monthly surcharge of up to and not to exceed $2.10 in the monthly billings of landline, wireless, and VOIP service suppliers within the geographic boundaries of Iosco County to be used exclusively for the funding of 911 emergency telephone call answering and dispatch services within Iosco County, including facilities, equipment and operations?[3]


  1. Iosco County Clerk, May Election Results
  2. Michigan Secretary of State, Public Ballot
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.