Cheshire Township Road Levy Renewal (August 2012)
This measure was approved
- YES 126 (61.46%)
- NO 79 (38.54%)
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 six years in order to continue to pay for road maintenance and improvement projects in the township.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|Shall the expiring previous voted increase in the limitation on general ad valorem taxes in Cheshire Township imposed under Article 9, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution renewed at 2.0 mills August 8, 2006 for 2007-2012 and subsequently reduced to 1.9574 mills ($1.9574 per $1,000 of taxable value) by required millage rollbacks be further renewed at and increased up to 2.0 mills ($2.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) and levied for six years in 2013-2018 inclusive on all taxable real and personal property in Cheshire Township for disbursement to Cheshire Township and the Allegan County Road Commission for the purpose of maintaining and/or improving existing public roads in Cheshire Township, thereby raising an estimated $118,749.00 in the first year the millage is levied?|