Marcellus Township Road Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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

This measure was approved

  • YES 181 Approveda
  • NO 110[1]

This measure sought to renew the current road levy which is set at a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for road maintenance and repair costs in the city.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the limitation of the total amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property in the Township of Marcellus, Cass County, Michigan, be increased by one (1) mill on each dollar ($1.00 on each $1000.00) of the assessed taxable valuation, as equalized, for a period of four (4) years, being the years 2013 to 2016 inclusive (this being a renewal of the current one mill levy which will expire with the 2012 tax levy) which increase will raise in the first calendar year of such levy an estimated $68,119.60; the same being for the purpose of construction, reconstruction, operation, maintenance, repair, replacement, alteration, modification, enlargement and/or expansion of local roads lying and being within the Township of Marcellus, Cass County, Michigan?[3]


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