Flowerfield Township voters approved a request to increase their millage for fire protection and ambulance services.
By a tally of 170-to-112, voters agreed to support an increase of up to 1 mill for a five-year period. As a result of Tuesday’s endorsement, the request will raise more than $64,000 annually to be disbursed to Three Rivers Ambulance Service, Fabius/Park Fire Department, Marcellus Ambulance Service and Marcellus Fire Department.
For all households east of DeLong Road, fire protection is contracted with Fabius/Park Fire Department and ambulance service with Three Rivers Ambulance.
All households west of DeLong Road have both fire and ambulance services contracted through Marcellus Fire Department.