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Speaker Township Road Levy Increase (August 2012)

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A Speaker Township Road Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Moor, which is in Sanilac County.

This measure sought to renew the current road levy which is set at a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for road maintenance and construction costs in the township. It was approved.

Election results

Speaker Road Levy Renewal
Approveda Yes 124 55.11%

Election Results from: Sanilac County Clerk

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Speaker Township impose an increase in the 15 mill tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes in Speaker Township, of one (1) mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) and levy it for four (4)

years from January 1, 2013 through December 31, 2016 inclusive, for the specific purpose of road repairs, construction, improvements and maintenance in the unincorporated areas of Speaker Township, which one (1) mill increase will raise an estimated Thirty Six Thousand Seven Hundred Dollars ($36,700) in the first year the millage is levied?[1][2]


  1. Sanilac County Clerk, August Questions
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.