Holly Village Police and Fire Special Assessment Levy Proposal (November 2012)

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A Holly Village Police and Fire Special Assessment Levy proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Oakland County, which is in Michigan, where it was defeated.

If approved, this proposal would have authorized a new levy of up to 2.0 mills ($2 per $1,000 assessed taxable valuation) for 3 years to fund police and fire services. The estimated revenue from this tax for the first year of its levy is $190,176.[1]

Election results

Holly Village Tax Amendment
Defeatedd No1,36856.86%
Yes 1,038 43.14%

Election results from Oakland County Election Results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the Village of Holly be authorized to levy a special assessment in an amount up to, but not to exceed, 2.0 mills ($2.00 per $1,000.00 of taxable value) against the taxable value of all lands and premises within the corporate limits of the Village of Holly for a period of three (3) years commencing with the fiscal year beginning on July 1, 2012 and running through the fiscal year ending on June 30, 2015 (inclusive), which will raise in the first year of such levy an estimated revenue of One Hundred Ninety Thousand One Hundred and Seventy Six and 00/100 Dollars ($190,176.00) for the purpose of augmenting the cost of continued police and fire protection services at present levels?[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Oakland County Elections," "Candidate and Proposals List"
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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