Brown Township Road Levy Increase (August 2012)

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A Brown Township Road Levy Increase measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Brown, which is in Manistee County.

This measure sought to increase the current road levy by a rate of $2 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of five years in order to further pay for road construction and maintenance costs in the township. It was approved.


Election results

Brown Road Levy Increase
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 74 52.48%
No6747.52%

Election Results from: Manistee County Election Returns


Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Brown Township, Manistee County, Michigan, increase the constitutional limitation on the total amount of general ad valorem taxes imposed upon real and tangible personal property for all purposes in Brown Township, Manistee County, Michigan, by up to an additional 2.0 mills (Two Dollars ($2.00) per One Thousand Dollars ($1,000) of taxable valuation) for a period of five (5) years (2013-2017 inclusive) for the purpose of providing funds for road construction and maintenance in the Township? If approved and levied in its entirety, it is estimated that the revenue generated by this proposal in the first year would be $50,780.42.[1][2]

References

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