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York Township Safety Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A York Township Safety Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of York, which is in Washtenaw County.

This measure sought to renew the current safety levy which is set at a rate of $.50 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further six years years in order to continue to pay for public safety services in the township. It was approved.

Election results

York Safety Levy Renewal
Approveda Yes 636 60.23%

Election Results from: Washtenaw County Election Results (dead link)

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the previous voted increase, expiring December 31, 2012, in the tax limitations imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution in Charter Township of York, of one-half (1/2) mills ($0.50 per $1,000 of taxable value), reduced to one-half (1/2) mills ($0.50 per $1,000 of taxable value) by the required millage rollbacks, be renewed at and increased up to the original voted one-half (1/2) mills ($0.50 per $1,000 of taxable value) and levied for six (6) years, 2013 through 2018 inclusive, for public safety, raising an estimated $185,202.00 in the first year the millage is levied.[1][2]


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