Howell Township Debt Repayment Levy Increase Proposal (November 2012)
This measure proposed to authorize the Township of Howell to increase property taxes by up to 3.5 mills ($3.5 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 2 years in order to provide funds to reduce Township debt from sanitary sewer and water projects. The estimated first year revenue from this tax increase was $1,000,048.
The following are election results for the measure:
|Howell Township Debt Repayment Levy Increase Proposal|
Text of measure
Language on the ballot:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
|“||Shall the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on all taxable real and tangible personal property within Howell Township, Livingston County, Michigan, be increased in an amount not to exceed 3.5 mills ($3.50 on each $1,000.00 of taxable value) for a period of two (2) years, 2012 to 2013, inclusive, to provide funds for reducing and repaying a portion of Howell Township’s sanitary sewer and water debt; and shall the Township levy the additional millage for that purpose to raise an estimated $1,000,048 in the first year the additional millage is levied?||”|