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Home Township Road Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Home Township Road Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Home, which is in Montcalm County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 149 (65.35%)Approveda
  • NO 79 (34.65%)[1]

This measure sought to increase the current road levy by a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of four years in order to further pay for road maintenance costs in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the expired previous voted increases in the tax limitations imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution in Home Township, of 1 mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value), reduced to 1.00 mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) by the required millage rollbacks, be renewed at and increased up to the original voted 1 mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) and levied for 4 years, 2012 through 2015 inclusive, for funds for road maintenance in Home Township, raising an estimated $59,000 in the first year the millage

is levied.[3]

References

  1. Montcalm County, Current Election Results
  2. Montcalm County Clerk, August Proposal Listing
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.