A Norway City Ambulance Levy Renewal measure will be on the February 28, 2012 ballot in the city of Norway which is in Dickinson County.
This measure seeks to renew the current ambulance levy which is set at a rate of $.50 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for ambulance operational costs in the city.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|| Shall the limitations upon the total amount of taxes which may be imposed on taxable property in the City of Norway, County of Dickinson, State of Michigan, be increased by, but not to exceed, .50 mill (50 cents per $1,000 of Taxable Valuation) for a period of five (5) years, 2013 to 2017, inclusive, for the purpose of providing funds for the operation of an Ambulance Service? It is estimated that .50 mill would raise approximately $29,336 dollars when first levied in 2013. This is a renewal.