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2019 Stats

988

EMS Incidents

429

Fire Incidents

84

Fire Safety Inspections

18

Public Education Events

About Us

Miami Township Fire-Rescue provides fire protection, rescue, emergency medical services, fire prevention, and public education to the approximately 7,500 residents and over 1 million annual visitors to Miami Township, eastern Bath Township, Yellow Springs, and Clifton.

Issue #6

On March 17 th , Miami Township voters will be asked to approve a 3.8 mill renewal levy to fund MTFR’s operations. This is a renewal levy, not a tax increase, and expires every 5 years, requiring voter approval. In 2014, the levy passed with 75% of the vote.


Purpose

  • Continue operations with the same amount of funding, even though call volume has increased 17% since last year and 30% since 2009.
  • Maintain full and part-time staffing levels to ensure adequate response to local emergencies and continue to recruit local volunteer firefighters and EMTs.
  • Fund necessary maintenance and scheduled equipment replacement.
  • Annual Revenue
    • Operating levy: $655,000
    • EMS billing: $100,000
    • Contract: $110,000 (Bath Township service area)

Contact Us

Please use the form below to ask any questions you have about the levy issue.

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