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Bridgewater Township Roads Levy Proposal (November 2012)

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A Bridgewater Township Roads Levy proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Washtenaw County, which is in Michigan, where it was defeated.

If approved, this proposal would have authorized an increase of 1 mill ($1 per $1,000 assessed taxable valuation) to the property tax of Bridgewater Township for 4 years to pay for road improvements and maintenance. The first year revenue from this tax is estimated as $83,251.[1]

Election results

Bridgewater Township Roads Tax Prop.
Defeatedd No52562.06%
Yes 321 37.94%

Election results from Detroit City Website, Election Results for Wayne County

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall Bridgewater Township impose an increase of up to 1.00 mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution and levy it for 4 (four) years, 2012 through 2015, inclusive, for road improvements and maintenance of roads in Bridgewater Township, raising an estimated $83,251 in the first year the millage is levied.[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Washtenaw County Clerk, Nov. 6 2012 proposals
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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