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A '''Sharon Township Fire & EMS Tax Levy''' proposal is 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]].
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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]].
  
If approved, this measure authorizes 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 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>
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==
 
Language on the ballot:
 
Language on the ballot:
 
{{Quote|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?<ref name=WASH />}}
 
{{Quote|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?<ref name=WASH />}}
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==Election results==
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{{Short outcome
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| title = Sharon Township Tax Proposal
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| yes = 138
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| yespct = 89.03
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| no = 17
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| nopct = 10.97
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| image =
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| unresolved =
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| state = Local
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| percent = 50.0
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}}
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:''These results are from [http://www.roscommoncounty.net/wp-content/uploads/here-117.htm Roscommon County elections office]
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[[Category:Approved local measure, Michigan, 2013]]
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==

Revision as of 15:10, 12 May 2013

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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 medial 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

See also

External links

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.