Grant School District Non Residential Property Tax Renewal (May 2011)

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A Grant School District Non Residential Property Tax Renewal measure was on the May 3, 2011 ballot in the Grant school district area, which is in Kent, Newaygo and Muskegon Counties.

This measure was approved in Newaygo County

  • YES 292 Approveda
  • NO 110[1]

This measure was also approved in Muskegon County

  • YES 45 Approveda
  • NO 9[2]

This measure sought to renew the current non residential levy which is set at a rate of $18 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a period of three years in order to help pay for operational costs of the school district.[3]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property, except principal residence and other property exempted by law, in Grant Public Schools, Newaygo, Kent, and Muskegon Counties, Michigan, be increased by 18 mills ($18.00 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) for a period of 3 years, 2011, 2012 and 2013, to provide funds for operating purposes; the estimate of the revenue the school district will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2011 is approximately $854,000 (this is a renewal of millage which expired with the 2010 tax levy)?[4]

References

  1. Newaygo County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Muskegon County Elections, Current Election Results
  3. Muskegon County Clerk, Grant School Proposal
  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.