A St. Louis Public School District Operating Tax Levy Renewal proposal was approved on the February 26, 2013 election ballot in Gratiot, Midland and Isabella Counties, which are in Michigan.
This measure authorized the Mid Peninsula School District to renew and restore a tax levy limitations increase of 18 mills ($18 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) and levy taxes in that amount for 4 years in order to fund the operations of the District. 17.744 mills of this tax is a renewal of a previously authorized tax levy while the remaining 0.256 mill is a restoration of millage lost in 1963. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $818,363.
| St. Louis Public SD Tax Prop.|
| Yes|| 421|| 84.88%|
Election results from Gratiot County February 26, 2013 election results.
Text of measure
Language on the ballot:
|| This proposal will allow the school district to levy the statutory rate of 18 mills on all property, except principal residence and other property exempted by law, required for the school district to receive its revenue per pupil foundation allowance.
Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property, except principal residence and other property exempted by law, in Saint Louis Public Schools, Gratiot, Midland and Isabella Counties, Michigan, be increased by 18 mills ($18.00 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) for a period of 4 years, 2013 to 2016, inclusive, to provide funds for operating purposes (17.7440 mills of the above is a renewal of millage which will expire with the 2013 tax levy and .2560 mill is a restoration of millage lost as a result of the reduction required by the Michigan Constitution of 1963 and will be levied only to the extent necessary to restore that reduction); the estimate of the revenue the school district will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2013 is approximately $818,363?