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A '''Sharon Township Fire & EMS Tax Levy''' proposal was '''approved''' on the [[May 7, 2013 ballot measures in Michigan|May 7, 2013, election ballot]] in [[Washtenaw County, Michigan ballot measures|Washtenaw County]], which is in [[Michigan]].
 
A '''Sharon Township Fire & EMS Tax Levy''' proposal was '''approved''' on the [[May 7, 2013 ballot measures in Michigan|May 7, 2013, election ballot]] in [[Washtenaw County, Michigan ballot measures|Washtenaw County]], which is in [[Michigan]].
  
This measure authorized the Township of Sharon to renew a property tax levy of 0.5 mill ($0.50 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 5 years in order to fund fire protection services and emergency medial services. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $50,000.<ref name=WASH>[https://webapps.sos.state.mi.us/mivote/SelectPublicBallot.aspx Michigan SoS Public Ballot Search]</ref>
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This measure authorized the Township of Sharon to renew a property tax levy of 0.5 mill ($0.50 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 5 years in order to fund fire protection services and emergency medical services. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $50,000.<ref name=WASH>[https://webapps.sos.state.mi.us/mivote/SelectPublicBallot.aspx Michigan SoS Public Ballot Search]</ref>
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==

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A Sharon Township Fire & EMS Tax Levy proposal was approved on the May 7, 2013, election ballot in Washtenaw County, which is in Michigan.

This measure authorized the Township of Sharon to renew a property tax levy of 0.5 mill ($0.50 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 5 years in order to fund fire protection services and emergency medical services. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $50,000.[1]

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall Sharon Township impose a renewal of up to 0.5 mill ($0.50 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, 2013 through 2017 inclusive, for fire protection and emergency medical services, which 0.5 mills will raise an estimated $50,000 in the first year the millage is levied of which all or a portion may be disbursed to such other local emergency units of government as the Township Board determines appropriate?[1][2]

Election results

Sharon Township Tax Proposal
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 138 89.03%
No1710.97%
These results are from Roscommon County elections office

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Michigan SoS Public Ballot Search
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.