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Phelps School District Exceeding Levy Measure (April 2012)

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A Phelps School District Exceeding Levy Measure was on the April 3, 2012 ballot in the Phelps school district area which is in Vilas County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 353 Approveda
  • NO 176

This measure sought to allow the school to collect additional taxes exceeding the revenue limit for three years at a rate of $895,000 in order to help pay for operational and maintenance costs in the school district.[1]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Be it resolved by the Board of Education of the School District of Phelps, Vilas County, Wisconsin, that the revenues included in the school district budget commencing with the 2012-2013 school year ending with the 2014-2015 school year be authorized to exceed the revenue limit specified in Section 121.91(2m), Wisconsin Statutes for the purpose of paying operation and maintenance expenses by an amount of $895,000 each year for nonrecurring purposes.[2]


  1. Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, Current Referenda List
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.