Issue: Village of Convoy – renewal levies


First Posted: 10/1/2011

Each general election, The Lima News provides this section profiling the candidates and issues. The Lima News sent questionnaires to each organization with a levy on the ballot in Allen, Auglaize, Hardin, Putnam and Van Wert counties for this election section. Only names and basic information from the board of elections identify groups that not return a questionnaire. Village of Convoy - Renewal leviesLevy sought: 2 mill renewal for five years; 2 mill renewal for five yearsPurpose: Current expenses; Current expensesHow much will it raise per year for your organization? $8,508; $8,488Cost of the levy to taxpayers: $100 a year for a $50,000 home; $100 for a $100,000 homeWhy does your organization need the levy? Continue offering services to village residents, fire protection and maintain buildings and streets.What will happen if the levy fails? n/aSubmitted by Vicki Saylor, clerk-treasurer