Trowbridge Township Road Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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

This measure was approved

  • YES 230 (68.66%)Approveda
  • NO 105 (31.34%)[1]

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 improvement costs in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes within Trowbridge Township be renewed at 1 mill ($1 per $1,000 of taxable value) for the period 2013 through 2016 inclusive, for road improvements and maintenance within the township; shall the township levy such renewal and millage for said purpose, thereby raising the first year an estimated $ 70,087.90.[3]


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