Hancock County Ageing Council Levy Replacement (November 2011)

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A Hancock County Ageing Council Levy Replacement measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in Hancock County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 16,922 (73.1%)Approveda
  • NO 6,228 (26.9%)[1]

This measure sought to replace the current ageing levy with one set at a rate of $.06 per $100 of assessed property value for a period of five years in order to continue to pay for maintenance costs of senior service facilities in the county.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A replacement of a tax for the benefit of Hancock County Agency on Aging for the purpose to PROVIDE OR MAINTAIN SENIOR CITIZEN’S SERVICES OR FACILITIES at a rate not exceeding 0.6 mill for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to six cents ($0.06) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for a period of five (5) years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.[3]

References

  1. Hancock County Board of Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Hancock County Board of Elections, November Issues List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.