Cassopolis School Sinking Fund Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Cassopolis School Sinking Fund Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the Cassopolis school district, which is in Cass County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 592 Approveda
  • NO 502[1]

This measure sought to renew the current school sinking fund levy which is set at a rate of $.83 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further ten years in order to continue to pay for the school sinking fund which pays for construction and repair projects in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property in Cassopolis Public Schools, Cass County, Michigan, be renewed and the board of education be authorized to levy not to exceed .8379 mill ($0.8379 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) for a period of 10 years, 2013 to 2022, inclusive, to continue to provide for a sinking fund for the construction or repair of school buildings and all other purposes authorized by law; the estimate of the revenue the school district will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2013 is approximately $315,000?[3]

References

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