Westland City Library Levy Addition (August 2012)

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A Westland City Library Levy Addition measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the city of Westland, which is in Wayne County.

This measure sought to add to the current library levy by a rate of $.99 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of ten years in order to further pay for library operational costs in the city. It was approved.

Election results

Westland Library Levy Addition
Approveda Yes 6,885 71%

Election Results from: Wayne County/City of Detroit Election Results

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the City of Westland levy new additional millage of .99 mill against all taxable real and tangible personal property for a 10 year period beginning with tax year 2012 and ending with tax year 2021, for the William P. Faust Public Library, for the purpose of providing funds for all Library purposes authorized by law? 0.99 mill are equal to $0.99 on each $1,000.00 of taxable value. If approved, the additional millage levied will raise approximately $1.35 million the first year it is levied. The millage will be levied on the Annual Winter Tax Bill.[1][2]


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