Jerusalem Township Recreation Levy Renewal (November 2011)

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A Jerusalem Township Recreation Levy Renewal measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the township of Jerusalem which is in Lucas County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 663 (57.11%)Approveda
  • NO 498 (42.89%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current recreation levy which is set at a rate of $.075 per $100 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for recreational facility maintenance and equipment costs in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A renewal of a tax for the benefit of Jerusalem Township for the purpose of leasing grounds, updating equipment, purchasing a pitching machine and other recreational equipment, supervision of recreation equipment and facilities, and provide for the future growth of our recreational facility at a rate not exceeding 0.75 mill for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.075 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for 5 years, commencing in 2011, first due in calendar year 2012.[3]


  1. Lucas County Board of Elections, November Election Results (dead link)
  2. Lucas County Board of Elections, November Issues List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.