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Lansing Township Police Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Lansing Township Police Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Lansing, which is in Ingham County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 872 (84.82%)Approveda
  • NO 156 (15.18%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current police levy which is set at a rate of $1.75 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further ten years in order to continue to pay for fire and police protection services in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the currently authorized millage rate limitation of 1.75 mills ($1.75 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property in the Charter Township of Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan, be renewed for a period of 10 years, 2014 to 2023, inclusive, to continue to provide funds for police, fire and general operating purposes; the estimate of the revenue that the township will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2014 is approximately $474,000.00 (this is a renewal of millage which will expire with the 2013 tax levy)?[3]

References

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