A Milton Township Fire Levy Increase measure will be on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township Milton, which is in Cass County.
This measure seeks to increase the current fire levy by a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for fire protection services in the township.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|| Shall Milton Township impose an increase of one mill ($1 per $1,000 of taxable value) in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution and levy it for 4 years, 2012 through 2015 inclusive, for the provision of fire services, which one mill increase will raise an estimated $116,421 in the first year the millage is levied?