Manchester Township Fire Levy Increase (August 2012)
This measure sought to increase the current fire levy by a rate of $.65 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of five years in order to further pay for fire protection services in the township. It was approved.
|Manchester Fire Levy Increase|
Election Results from: Washtenaw County Election Results
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|Shall Manchester Township impose an increase of up to 0.65 mills ($0.65 per $1,000 of taxable value) in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes within Manchester Township and levy it for 5 years, for the period of 2012 through 2016 inclusive, for the purpose to provide fire protection services within Manchester Township, which 0.65 mills increase will raise in the first year the millage is levied an estimated $113,100 of which a portion may be disbursed to such other or fewer local units of government as the Township Board determines appropriate.|