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Cuyahoga Heights, Mayfield & Rock River School District Levy Additions, 3 (March 2012)

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Three School District Levy Addition measures were on the March 6, 2012 ballot in the school districts of Cuyahoga Heights, Mayfield and Rock River which are in Cuyahoga County.

Two of the three measures were approved

The Cuyahoga Heights measure sought to add to the current school levy by a rate of $.79 per $100 of assessed property value for a continuing period of time in order to further pay for current expenses in the school district.

  • YES: 985 (50.67%) Approveda
  • NO: 959 (49.33%)

The Mayfield measure sought to add to the current school levy by a rate of $.59 per $100 of assessed property value for a continuing period of time in order to further pay for current expenses in the school district.

  • YES: 4,434 (52.74%) Approveda
  • NO: 3,973 (47.26%)

The Rock River measure sought to add to the current school levy by a rate of $.59 per $100 of assessed property value for a continuing period of time in order to further pay for current expenses in the school district.[1]

  • YES: 3,362 (49.07%)
  • NO: 3,490 (50.93%) Defeatedd[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Cuyahoga Heights Measure: An additional tax for the benefit of the Cuyahoga Heights Local School District for the purpose of current expenses at a rate not exceeding 7.9 mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to 79 cents for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for a continuing period of time, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.

Mayfield Measure: An additional tax for the benefit of the Mayfield City School District for the purposes of current operating expenses and the acquisition, construction, enlargement, renovation, and financing of general, on-going permanent improvements at a rate not exceeding 5.9 mills (5.4 mills of which is allocated to current operating expenses and 0.5 mills of which is allocated to general, on-going permanent improvements) for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to 59 cents for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for a continuing period of time, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.

Rock River Measure: An additional tax for the benefit of the Rocky River City School District for the purpose of current expenses at a rate not exceeding 5.9 mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to 59 cents for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for a continuing period of time, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.[3]

References

  1. Cuyahoga County Board of Elections, March Issues List
  2. Cuyahoga County Board of Elections, March Election Results
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.