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Troy Township Fire Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Troy Township Fire Levy Renewal measure is on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Troy, which is in Newaygo County.

This measure seeks to renew the current fire levy which is set at a rate of $1.50 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further six years in order to continue to pay for fire protection services in the township.[1]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the previously voted increase in the total tax rate limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes within Troy Township be renewed at 1.5 mills ($1.50 per $1,000 of taxable value) and shall Troy Township be authorized to levy such renewal millage annually on all taxable property for six (6) years, 2013 through 2018, inclusive, to provide funds for fire protection services, raising an estimated $15,298.00 in the first year the millage is levied?[2]


  1. Newaygo County Clerk, August Election Information
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.