Alpena County Veterans Levy Implementation (August 2010)

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An Alpena County Veterans Levy Implementation measure was on the August 3, 2010 ballot in Alpena County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 4,057 (73.83%)Approveda
  • NO 1,438 (26.17%)[1]

This measure sought to implement a veterans levy which would be set at a rate of $.12 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to provide support and assisted services for veterans in the county.[2]

Text of measure

Question 1:

The question on the ballot:

Shall the limitations on the amount of taxes which shall be assessed against all property both real and personal in Alpena County, Michigan be increased as provided in Section 6, Article IX of the Michigan Constitution, and the Alpena County Board of Commissioners be authorized to levy a tax not to exceed 0.1250 (1/8) mill ($0.1250 on each $1000.00 of Equalized State Taxable Value) for a period of four (4) years starting with the Levy made December 1, 2010 for the purpose of providing funds to equip, operate, maintain and provide support and assistance services to Veterans through the Alpena County Department of Veterans Affairs(The estimate of revenue the County of Alpena will collect if the millage is approved and levied in the first year (2010) is $124,380.79).[3]


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