Noble Township Fire Levy Increase (August 2012)

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A Noble Township Fire Levy Increase measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Noble, which is in Branch County.

This measure approved

  • YES 46 Approveda
  • NO 29 [1]

This measure sought to increase the current fire levy by a rate of $.25 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for fire protection services and equipment needs in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Noble Township impose an increase of up to .25 mills ($0.25 per $1,000 of taxable value) in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution and levy it for 5 years, 2012 through 2016 inclusive, for fire protection and equipment, which .25 mills increase will raise an estimated $4,308 in the first year the millage is levied?[3]

References

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