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Romulus School District Levy Increase (May 2012)

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A Romulus School District Levy Increase measure was on the May 8, 2012 ballot in the Romulus school district area which is in Wayne County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 777
  • NO 961 Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to increase the current school levy by a rate of $5.13 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of five years in order to further pay for general school needs in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

To provide operating funds for the Romulus Community Schools, Wayne County, Michigan, shall the limitation on the taxes that may be levied upon principal residences, qualified agricultural property, qualified forest property, supportive housing property, industrial personal property, and commercial personal property in the District be increased by 5.1314 mills ($5.1314 per $1,000 of Taxable Value), for a period of five (5) years, 2012 through 2016 inclusive? The estimate of the revenue the District will collect from combined taxes authorized herein if the millage is approved and levied in the 2012 calendar year is approximately $2,160,000.00.[3]


  1. Detroit News, "May 8 election results," May 8, 2012 (dead link)
  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.