Meridian Township Road Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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

This measure was approved

  • YES 6,581 (82.6%)Approveda
  • NO 1,386 (17.4%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current road levy which is set at a rate of $.25 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further ten years in order to continue to pay for the maintenance and resurfacing of roads in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Shall the currently authorized millage rate limitation on the amount of taxes which may be levied against all property in the Charter Township of Meridian, Ingham County, Michigan (currently scheduled to expire at the end of the 2013 calendar year), be renewed at 0.25 mills ($0.25 on each $1,000 of taxable value), to be disbursed to the Charter Township of Meridian to provide funding for the preservation, maintenance and resurfacing of roads within the Township for a period of ten (10) years, 2014 to 2023, inclusive? The estimate of the revenue that the Township would collect from this 0.25 mill renewal in the first year (if levied in 2014) is approximately $390,000.

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