Bridgeport Township Law Enforcement Levy Proposal (November 2012)

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A Bridgeport Township Law Enforcement proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Saginaw County, which is in Michigan, where it was defeated.

If approved, this proposal would have authorized the Township of Bridgeport to increase property taxes by 0.765 mills ($0.765 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 4 years in order to fund law enforcement in the Township. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $148,223.08.[1]

Election results

Bridgeport Township Police Tax Prop.
Defeatedd No2,76756.92%
Yes 2,094 43.08%

Election results from Saginaw County Official Election Results Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall Bridgeport Charter Township be authorized to increase ad valorem taxes by 0.765 mills ($0.765 per $1,000 of taxable value) and shall the Township be authorized to levy such millage for four (4) years, 2012 through 2015, inclusive, for the purpose of providing additional revenue for law enforcement in the Township? If approved, this millage would raise an estimated $148,223.08 in the first year it is levied.[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Saginaw County Elections, Elections Results
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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