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Northwest Schools Levy (November 2012)

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A Northwest Schools levy was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Butler County, Ohio where it was defeated.[1]

If this measure had been approved, a levy would have been imposed to avoid an operating deficit in Northwest Local School District, Counties of Hamilton and Butler, Ohio.

Election results

Issue 17 Northwest Schools
Defeatedd No3269.57%
Yes 14 30.43%

Election results from Butler County, Current Election Results

Text of the Measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall a levy be imposed by the Northwest Local School District, Counties of Hamilton and Butler, Ohio, for the purpose of AVOIDING AN OPERATING DEFICIT in the sum of $7,344,295 per year, and a levy of taxes to be made outside of the ten-mill limitation estimated by the county auditor to average four and ninety-five hundredths (4.95) mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to forty-nine and five-tenths cents ($0.495) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for a period of five (5) years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013?[2][3]

See also


  1. Butler County Board of Elections, "Local Questions and Issues," accessed November 2, 2012
  2. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named Hamilton
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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