Marquette County 911 Emergency Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Marquette County 911 Emergency Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in Marquette County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 8,897 Approveda
  • NO 1,704 [1]

This measure sought to renew and increase the current 911 emergency levy to one set at a rate of $.49 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further six years in order to continue to pay for 911 emergency services in the county.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

For the continued operation of the Marquette County Central Dispatch System, including the enhanced 9-1-1 Emergency Telephone System, shall the County of Marquette be authorized to levy up to .4970 mills for a period of six years, from 2012 - 2017, both years inclusive, on all taxable property within Marquette County? The millage will be a renewal of 0.4862 of a mill (48.62 cents per $1,000.00 of taxable value of real and personal property) and an increase of .0108 (1.08 cents per $1,000.00 of real and personal property). The millage will raise approximately $1,075,543 in the first year.[3]

References

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