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Hocking County Health Levy Replacement (November 2011)

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A Hocking County Health Levy Replacement measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in Hocking County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 4,412 (47.52%)
  • NO 4,873 (52.48%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to replace the current health levy which is set at a rate of $.10 per $100 of assessed property value for a further ten years in order to continue to pay for mental health services and facility maintenance costs in the county.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A replacement of a tax for the benefit of the Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services District (317 Board) (Athens, Hocking and Vinton Counties) for the purpose of the operation, acquisition, construction, renovation and maintenance of the mental health and recovery services and facilities at a rate not exceeding 1 mill for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.10 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for 10 years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.[3]


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