Green Oak Township Road Levy Increase Proposal (November 2012)

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A Green Oak Township Road Levy Increase proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Livingston County, which is in Michigan where it was approved.

This proposal authorized the Township of Green Oak to increase property taxes by up to 1.66 mills ($1.66 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 15 years in order to fund the improvements, repair and maintenance of public roads in the Township. The estimated first year revenue from this tax was $1,375,206.[1]

Election Results

The following are election results for the measure:

Green Oak township Road Levy Proposal
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 5060 52.70%
No454147.30%

Results via Livingston County, Election Summary Report All Candidate Races and Proposals November 6, 2012 General Election Official Results (dead link)


Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall Green Oak Charter Township be authorized to increase the levy of taxes by up to 1.66 mills ($1.66 per $1,000.00 of taxable value) for a period of 15 years (from 2012 through 2026 inclusive) for improvements, repair and maintenance of public roads in the Township? Improvements would include paving of gravel roads, rehabilitation of gravel roads, repaving of paved roads and chip sealing of paved roads. If this new millage is approved and levied in December 2012, the estimated amount of revenue that would be collected in the first year would be approximately $1,375,206.00.[1][2]


See also


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Ligingston County Elections, List of Candidates and Proposals (dead link)
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.



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