Genesee County Transit Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Genesee County Transit Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in Genesee County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 30,037 (67.38%)Approveda
  • NO 14,543 (32.62%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current transit levy which is set at a rate of $.40 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for transportation services for the elderly, disabled and others with disadvantages in the county.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the authorization of the Mass Transportation Authority to levy a tax of 4/10 of one mill ($.40 per $1,000.00) on the taxable valuation of property in Genesee County as finally equalized be renewed for each of the five (5) years from 2014 through 2018 inclusive in order to provide demand response ("Your Ride") and other related services for the elderly, persons with disabilities, the disadvantaged and other members of the public both in the City of Flint and other areas in Genesee County.[3]

References

  1. Genesee County Clerk, Current Election Results
  2. Genesee County Clerk, August Proposal Language
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.