Olander Park District Levy Renewal (November 2011)

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An Olander Park District Levy Renewal measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the Olander park district area which is in Lucas County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 13,457 (70.41%)Approveda
  • NO 5,654 (29.59%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current park levy which is set at a rate of $.05 per $100 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for current expenses of the fire district in the township park maintenance and operation costs in the park district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A renewal of a tax for the benefit of the Olander Park System for the purpose of acquiring, planning, developing, maintaining, operating, improving, conserving, and protecting of the lands and facilities within the Olander Park System, including Olander Park, Whetstone Park, Fossil Park, Sylvan Prairie Park, and Quarry Ridge Bicycle Trail at a rate not exceeding 0.5 mill for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.05 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for 5 years, commencing in 2011, first due in calendar year 2012.[3]


  1. Lucas County Board of Elections, November Election Results (dead link)
  2. Lucas County Board of Elections, November Issues List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.