Champaign County governments have several renewals on Nov. 3 ballot


Staff Report



The Champaign County Library, village of Mutual and four townships – Adams, Johnson, Mad River and Rush – are asking voters this general election to renew existing taxes.

The issues up for renewal on Nov. 3 include the following:

•A renewal of a tax for the benefit of the Champaign County Library for the purpose of current expenses at a rate not exceeding 0.8 mill for each $1 of valuation, which amounts to 8 cents for each $100 of valuation, for 5 years, commencing in 2015 and first due in calendar year 2016.

•A renewal of a tax for the benefit of the village of Mutual for the purpose of providing and maintaining fire apparatus, appliances, buildings or sites at a rate not exceeding 1.5 mills for each $1 of valuation, which amounts to 15 cents for each $100 of valuation, for 5 years, commencing in 2016 and first due in calendar year 2017.

•A renewal of a tax for the benefit of Adams Township for the purpose of general construction, reconstruction, resurfacing, and repair of roads and bridges at a rate not exceeding 2 mills for each $1 of valuation, which amounts to 20 cents for each $100 of valuation, for 5 years, commencing in 2016 and first due in calendar year 2017.

•A renewal of a tax for the benefit of Johnson Township (exclusive of the village of St. Paris) for the purpose of general construction, reconstruction, resurfacing and repairs of streets, roads and bridges at a rate not exceeding 1 mill for each $1 of valuation, which amounts to 10 cents for each $100 of valuation, for 5 years, commencing in 2015and first due in calendar year 2016.

•A renewal of a tax for the benefit of Mad River Township for the purpose of general construction, reconstruction, resurfacing and repair of roads at a rate not exceeding 1.5 mills for each $1 of valuation, which amounts to 15 cents for each $100 of valuation, for 5 years, commencing in 2015 and first due in calendar year 2016.

•A renewal of a tax for the benefit of Rush Township (exclusive of the villages of Woodstock and North Lewisburg) for the purpose of general construction, reconstruction, resurfacing, and repairs of roads and bridges at a rate not exceeding 2 mills for each $1 of valuation, which amounts to 20 cents for each $100 of valuation, for 5 years, commencing in 2016 and first due in calendar year 2017.

http://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2015/09/Election2015Logo1.pdf

Staff Report

RECOMMENDED FOR YOU