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A '''Millington Township Fire Levy Renewal''' measure is on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Millington, which is in [[Tuscola County, Michigan ballot measures|Tuscola County]].
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A '''Millington Township Fire Levy Renewal''' measure was on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Millington, which is in [[Tuscola County, Michigan ballot measures|Tuscola County]].
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This measure sought to renew the current fire levy which is set at a rate of $.35 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further six years in order to continue to pay for fire department operational costs in the township. It was '''approved'''.
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==Election results==
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{{Short outcome
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| title = Millington Fire Levy Renewal
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| yes = 365
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| yespct = 75.88
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| no = 116
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| nopct = 24.12
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| image =
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| unresolved =
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| state = Local
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| percent = 50
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}}
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Election Results from: [http://www.tuscolacounty.org/elections/2012/8/080712PrimaryOfficial/Official%20Results.htm Tuscol County Clerk, Election Results]
  
This measure seeks to renew the current fire levy which is set at a rate of $.35 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further six years in order to continue to pay for fire department operational costs in the township.<ref>[http://www.tuscolacounty.org/elections/2012/8/August.pdf ''Tuscola County Elections'', August Sample Ballot]</ref>
 
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==
 
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   text=Shall the expired previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under article IX, section 6 of the Michigan Constitution in Millington Township, of .3591 mills ($.3591 per $1000. of taxable value), be renewed at .3591 mills ($.3591 per $1000. of taxable value) and levied for (6) six years, 2013 through 2018 inclusive, for fire department operations including but not limited to, first responder services, fire equipment purchase and housing; raising an estimated $36,666 in the first year the millage is levied.}}
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   text=Shall the expired previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under article IX, section 6 of the Michigan Constitution in Millington Township, of .3591 mills ($.3591 per $1000. of taxable value), be renewed at .3591 mills ($.3591 per $1000. of taxable value) and levied for (6) six years, 2013 through 2018 inclusive, for fire department operations including but not limited to, first responder services, fire equipment purchase and housing; raising an estimated $36,666 in the first year the millage is levied.<ref>[http://www.tuscolacounty.org/elections/2012/8/August.pdf ''Tuscola County Elections'', August Sample Ballot]</ref>}}
  
 
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Latest revision as of 00:55, 12 September 2012

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

This measure sought to renew the current fire levy which is set at a rate of $.35 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further six years in order to continue to pay for fire department operational costs in the township. It was approved.


Election results

Millington Fire Levy Renewal
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 365 75.88%
No11624.12%

Election Results from: Tuscol County Clerk, Election Results


Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Shall the expired previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under article IX, section 6 of the Michigan Constitution in Millington Township, of .3591 mills ($.3591 per $1000. of taxable value), be renewed at .3591 mills ($.3591 per $1000. of taxable value) and levied for (6) six years, 2013 through 2018 inclusive, for fire department operations including but not limited to, first responder services, fire equipment purchase and housing; raising an estimated $36,666 in the first year the millage is levied.[1]

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