A Superior Township Fire Levy Renewal measure is on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Superior, which is in Washtenaw County.
This measure seeks to renew the current fire levy which is set at a rate of $3 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further three years years in order to continue to pay for fire protection services in the township.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|| Shall the expired previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution in the Charter Township of Superior of 3.0 mills ($3.00 per $1,000 of taxable value), be renewed at 3.0 mills ($3.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) and levied for 3 years, 2012 through 2014 inclusive, for the purpose of providing additional revenue for fire protection and prevention, which increase will raise an estimated $ 1,655,352 in the first year the millage is levied? A portion of the second and third year millage levied on Hyundai’s new construction only will be disbursed to the Local Development Finance Authority of the Charter Township of Superior.