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Celina City School District Levy Renewal (May 2011)

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A Celina City School District Levy Renewal measure was on the May 3, 2011 ballot in the Celina City school district area which is in Mercer County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 1,682 (52.89%)Approveda
  • NO 1,498 (47.11%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current school levy which is set at a rate of 13.3 mills for a further five years in order to help pay for budget shortfalls expected in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall a levy renewing $4,500,000 and providing an increase of $403,013 be imposed by the Celina City School District for the purpose of avoiding an operating deficit in the sum of $4,903,013 and a levy of taxes to be made outside of the ten-mill limitation estimated by the county auditor to average thirteen and three-tenths (13.3) mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to one dollar and thirty-three cents ($1.33) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for a period of five (5) years, commencing in 2011, first due in calendar year 2012?[3]


  1. Mercer County Board of Elections, May Election Results (dead link)
  2. Mercer County board of Election, May Sample Ballot (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.