Charlevoix County Seniors Levy Increase (August 2012)
This measure was approved
- YES 3,156 (58.3%)
- NO 2,257 (41.7%)
This measure sought to increase the current seniors levy by a rate of $.65 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of four years in order to further pay for senior program operation costs in the county.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|Shall the tax limitation on general ad valorem taxes within Charlevoix County imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution be increased for Charlevoix County Commission on Aging by .65 mills or $0.65 per $1,000.00 of taxable value for a period of four (4) years, 2012 though 2015 inclusive, for the purpose of supporting existing and implementing additional Senior Citizen programs? If approved and levied in its entirety, it is estimated that the .65 (65/100) mill would raise an estimated $1,312,034 for the County when first levied in 2012.|