Chestnut Street Light District Tax Question (November 2012)

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A Chestnut Street Light District Tax question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Logan County, which is in Illinois, where it was approved.

This question would increase property tax limitations in the Chestnut Street Light District.[1]

Election results

Chestnut Street Light District Question
Approveda Yes 62 63.27%

Election results from Logan County Election Results Summary.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the extension limitation under the Property Tax Extension Limitation Law for Chestnut Street Light District, Logan County, Illinois, be increased from the lesser of 5% or the percentage increase in the Consumer Price Index over the prior levy year to 262.7% per year for 2012?



1. For the 2012 levy year the approximate amount of the additional tax extendable against property containing a single family residence and having a fair market value at the time of the referendum of $100,000.00, without consideration for any exemptions, is estimated to be $71.58.[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Logan County Sample Ballot
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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