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Cassopolis School District Sinking Fund Levy Renewal (February 2012)

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A Cassopolis School District Sinking Fund Levy Renewal measure was on the February 28, 2012 ballot in the Cassopolis school district area which is in Cass County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 604
  • NO 652 Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to renew the current district sinking fund levy which is set at a rate of $.83 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further ten years in order to continue to pay for the sinking fund which goes towards construction and repair projects in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property in Cassopolis Public Schools, Cass County, Michigan, be renewed and the board of education be authorized to levy not to exceed .8379 mill ($0.8379 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) for a period of 10 years, 2013 to 2022, inclusive, to continue to provide for a sinking fund for the construction or repair of school buildings and all other purposes authorized by law; the estimate of the revenue the school district will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2013 is approximately $315,000?[3]


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