Oronoko Township Police Levy Renewal (May 2012)

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An Oronoko Township Police Levy Renewal measure was on the May 8, 2012 ballot in the township of Oronoko which is in Berrien County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 623 Approveda
  • NO 280[1]

This measure sought to renew the current police levy which is set at a rate of $4 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further three years in order to continue to pay for police protection services in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall The Charter Township of Oronoko be authorized to levy a tax annually upon the taxable value of all property subject to ad valorem taxation in an amount not to exceed 4.000 mills ($4.00 for each $1,000 of taxable value) for each of the three (3) years, 2012, 2013 and 2014 within The Oronoko Charter Township for the purpose of defraying the cost of providing police services, including, but not limited to, the maintenance and operation of the Berrien Springs Oronoko Township Police Department, the purchase and housing of police apparatus and equipment.[3]


  1. Berrien County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Michigan Secretary of State, Public Ballot
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.