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Augusta Township Voters Pass Tax Renewal

Aug 6, 2014

Fire protection and prevention measure passes 

Augusta Township Hall
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There was light turnout in August Township with a total of 874 votes cast to decide the issue.  69-percent agreed to renew a four-year, 2-mill renewal for Fire Prevention and Protection.

The renewal allows the township to collect the tax from 2015 through 2018. In it's first year, the levy is expected to generate over 394-thousand dollars.