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Massillon City School District Tax Levy Question (November 2012)

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A Massillon City School District Tax Levy question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Stark County, which is in Ohio, where it was too close to call.

This question would have authorized the Massillon City School District to impose a property tax levy of $3,430,178 for five years in order to fund the emergency requirements of the school district. The estimated property tax rate required to produce this revenue is 8.1 mills ($8.1 per $1,000 of assessed valuation).[1]

Election results

Massillon City SD Tax Question
Too close to calltc Yes 6,082 50.45%

Election results from Stark County November 6, 2012 Election Results Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall a levy be imposed by the Massillon City School District for the purpose of providing for the EMERGENCY REQUIREMENTS OF THE SCHOOL DISTRICT in the sum of $3,430,178 and a levy of taxes to be made outside of the ten-mill limitation estimated by the county auditor to average eight and one-tenth (8.1) mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to eighty-one cents ($0.81) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for a period of five (5) years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013?[1][2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Stark County 2012 General Election Legal Notice
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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