Clarendon Township Library Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Clarendon Township Library Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Clarendon, which is in Calhoun County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 103 Approveda
  • NO 56[1]

This measure sought to renew the current library levy which is set at a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further eight years in order to continue to pay for library operational costs in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the Township of Clarendon, County of Calhoun, Michigan, ‘levy a tax of one (1) mill (One Dollar, $1.00) per One Thousand ($1,000) of the Taxable Value’ on all taxable property in the Township of Clarendon, for a period of eight (8) years, 2013 through 2020, inclusive, to provide funds for the operation and support of the Homer Public Library and the Tekonsha Township Public Library? If approved and levied in its entirety this millage would raise an estimated $31,233.45 in the first year, of which 80% would be allocated to the Homer Public Library and 20% of which would be allocated to the Tekonsha Township Public Library.[3]


  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.