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:

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?[3]

References

  1. Lenawee County, Current Election Results
  2. Lenawee County, August Proposal and Candidate List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.