Grant Township Road Tax Levy Renewal Proposal (May 2013)

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A Grant Township Road Tax Levy Renewal proposal was approved on the May 7, 2013, election ballot in Huron County, which is in Michigan.

This measure authorized the Township of grant to impose a property tax levy of 4 mills ($4 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 3 years in order to fund road construction, maintenance and dust control. 3.943 mills of this tax was a renewal of an expiring property tax levy while the remaining 0.057 mill was an increase to restore the tax rate to what it was before mandatory rollback reductions. The estimated first year revenue from this 4 mill tax is $125,290.[1]

Election results

Grant Twp Raod Tax
Approveda Yes 42 82.35%
These final, certified results are from the Huron County elections office.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the expired previous voted increases in the tax limitations imposed Under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution in Grant Township, of up to 4 mills ($4.00 per $1,000.00 of taxable value), reduced to 3.943 mills ($3.943 per $1,000.00 of taxable value), by the required millage rollbacks, be renewed at and increased up to the original voted 4 mills ($4.00 per $1,000.00 of taxable value) and levied for 3 years, 2013 through 2015 inclusive, for Road Construction, Road Maintenance and Dust Control, raising an estimated $125,290.99 in the first year the millage is levied?[1][2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Michigan SoS Public Ballot Search
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.