Paint Valley Mental Health Services Levy Replacement (November 2011)

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A Paint Valley Mental Health Services Levy Replacement measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in Paint Valley mental health district area which is in Highland, Fayette, Pickaway, Pike and Ross Counties.

This measure was defeated overall
Fayette

  • YES 4,086 (55.83%)Approveda
  • NO 3,233 (44.17%)[1]

Highland

  • YES 4,122
  • NO 7,177 Defeatedd[2]

Pickaway

  • YES 7,686 (46.64%)
  • NO 8,793 (53.36%)Defeatedd[3]

Pike

  • YES 3,258
  • NO 4,642 Defeatedd[4]

Ross

  • YES 10,161 (50.69%)Approveda
  • NO 9,886 (49.31%)[5]

This measure sought to replace the current health levy with one set at a rate of $.10 per $100 of assessed property value for a further ten years in order to continue to pay for mental health services in the district.[6]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A replacement tax for the benefit of the Paint Valley Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services (ADAMH) for the purpose of CURRENT EXPENSES OF THE JOINT COUNTY ALCOHOL, DRUG ADDICTION, AND MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE DISTRICT at a rate not exceeding 1 mill for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to ten cents ($0.10) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for ten years, commencing in 2011, first due in calendar year 2012.[7][8]

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