Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Port Authority Levy Increase Measure (November 2012)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on Taxes
Ballot Measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot

A Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Port Authority Levy Increase measure was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Cuyahoga County, which is in Ohio, where it was defeated.

If approved, this measure would have authorized the replacement of a 0.13 mill and increase of 0.54 mill, resulting in an up to 0.67 mill (6.7 cents per $100 assessed valuation) to cover the Port Authority budget.[1]

Election results

Port Authority Tax Levy
Defeatedd No285,30156.66%
Yes 218,215 43.34%

Election results from Cuyahoga County, Current Election Results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

A replacement of 0.13 mill of an existing levy and an increase of 0.54 mill to constitute a tax for the benefit of the Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Port Authority for the purpose of providing funds necessary for the Port Authority budget at a rate not exceeding 0.67 mill for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to 6.7 cents for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for five years, commencing in 2013, first due in calendar year 2014.[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Cuyahoga County Elections, Issues List
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

LocalBallotMeasures Final.png This local ballot measure article is a stub. You can help people learn by expanding it.