Argyle Township Road Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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An Argyle Township Road Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Argyle, which is in Sanilac County.

This measure sought to renew the current road levy which is set at a rate of $2 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for road maintenance and improvement costs in the township. It was approved.

Election results

Argyle Road Levy Renewal
Approveda Yes 67 73.63%

Election Results from: Sanilac County Clerk

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the previous voted increase in the 15 mill tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes in Argyle Township, of two (2) mills ($2.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) be renewed at the original voted two (2) mills ($2.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) and levied for four (4) years from January 1, 2013 through December 31, 2016 inclusive, for the specific purpose of road repair, construction, improvement and maintenance in the unincorporated areas of Argyle Township, raising an estimated Forty Three Thousand Dollars ($43,000) in the first year the millage is levied?[1][2]


  1. Sanilac County Clerk, August Questions
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.