Albion Township Road Levy Renewal (August 2012

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An Albion Township Road Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the city of Albion, which is in Calhoun County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 166 Approveda
  • NO 34[1]

This measure sought to renew the current road levy which is set at a rate of $.97 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for maintenance and construction of roads in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution in Albion Township, of 1 mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value), reduced to 0.9721 mill (97.21¢ per $1,000 of taxable value) by the required millage rollbacks, be renewed at 0.9721 mill (97.21¢ per $1,000 of taxable value) and levied for five (5) years, 2013 through 2017 inclusive, for the purpose of constructing and maintaining local public roads in Albion Township, raising an estimated $35,673 in 2013?[3]

References

  1. 'Calhoun County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Calhoun County Elections, August Proposal List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.