Monroe School District Levy Implementation (August 2012)

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A Monroe School District Levy Implementation measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the Monroe school district, which is in Butler and Warren Counties.

This measure was defeated
Butler

  • YES 1,044 (48.18%)
  • NO 1,123 (51.82%)Defeatedd[1]

Warren

  • YES 7 (46.67%)
  • NO 8 (53.33%)Defeatedd[2]

This measure sought to implement a school levy set a rate of $.705 per $100 of assessed value for a period of five years in order to further pay for emergency requirements as needed in the school district.[3]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall a levy be imposed by the Monroe Local School District, Counties of Butler and Warren, Ohio, for the purpose of PROVIDING FOR THE EMERGENCY REQUIREMENTS OF THE SCHOOL DISTRICT in the sum of Two Million Five Hundred Three Thousand Five Hundred Eight Dollars ($2,503,508) and a levy of taxes to be made outside of the ten-mill limitation estimated by the county auditor to average seven and five one-hundredths (7.05) mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to seventy and five-tenths cents ($0.705) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for a period of five (5) years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013?[4]

References

  1. Butler County Board of Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Warren County Board of Elections, Current Election Results
  3. Butler County Board of Elections, Monroe School Issue
  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.