Woodstock Township Fire Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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

This measure was approved

  • YES 324 (63.04%)Approveda
  • NO 190 (36.96%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current fire levy which is set at a rate of $.75 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for fire protection services in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Shall the expired previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution in the Township of Woodstock of 0.75 mills ($0.750 per $1,000 of taxable value), be renewed at 0.75 mills ($0.75 per $1,000 of taxable value) and levied for 4 years, 2013 through 2016 inclusive, for the purpose of providing additional revenue for fire protection and prevention, which increase will raise an estimated $126,031 in the first year the millage is levied?

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