Beaver Dam Firefighters are doing more with less... now more than ever. As our community continues to grow and we face an ongoing public health crisis, your safety is at risk.
Independent third-party consultants, hired by the City of Beaver Dam, advised city leaders that more firefighters and resources are needed to protect our community and improve response times.
The Referendum question will be "Under State law, the increase in the levy of the City of Beaver Dam for the tax to be imposed for the next fiscal year, 2021, is limited to 2.118 percent, which results in a levy of $11,175,555. Shall the City of Beaver Dam be allowed to exceed this limit and increase the levy for the next fiscal year, 2021, and on an ongoing basis, for the purpose of hiring six (6) new fire department personnel by a total of 4.363 percent, which results in a levy of $11,663,159."
This calculator is an approximation based of the mill rate increase provided by the City of Beaver Dam.