Marquette County Seniors Levy Renewal (August 2012)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search

A Marquette County Seniors Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in Marquette County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 9,177 Approveda
  • NO 1,897[1]

This measure sought to renew and increase the current seniors levy to one set at a rate of $.44 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further six years in order to continue to pay for senior programs offered in the county.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

For continuing to provide services to senior citizens, shall the County of Marquette be authorized to levy up to .4474 mills for a period of six years, from 2012 - 2017, both years inclusive, on all taxable property within Marquette County? The millage will be a renewal of 0.4376 of a mill (43.76 cents per $1,000.00 of taxable value of real and personal property) and an increase of .0098 (0.98 cents per $1,000.00 of real and personal property). The millage will raise approximately $968,205 in the first year.[3]


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