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Robinson Township Road Levy Increase (August 2012)

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A Robinson Township Road Levy Increase measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Robinson, which is in Ottawa County.

This measure sought to increase the current road levy by a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of eight years in order to further pay for road and bridge construction and repair costs in the township. It was approved.


Election results

Robinson Road Levy Increase
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 416 55.8%
No32944.2%

Election Results from:Ottawa County Election Results

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the 15 mill tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes within Robinson Township, Ottawa County, Michigan, be increased for eight (8) years, 2012 through 2019, in the amount of one (1) mill ($1.00 per thousand dollars of taxable valuation) for all property in the Township, to provide funds for the paving, repair, construction or reconstruction of roads, bridges or drainage structures; and shall the Township be authorized to levy the tax?[1][2]

References

  1. Ottawa County Elections, August Proposal List
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.