A Holland Township Airport Tax Levy proposal is on the May 7, 2013, election ballot in Ottawa County, which is in Michigan.
If approved, this measure authorizes the Township of Aiport to increase property taxes by 0.10 mill ($0.10 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 5 years in order to fund the construction of the West Michigan Regional Airport and related costs. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $111,108.
Text of measure
Language on the ballot:
||Shall the charter township tax rate limitation, upon the total amount of general ad valorem taxes imposed upon real and tangible personal property for all purposes in any one year under Michigan law be increased for the Charter Township of Holland, Ottawa County, Michigan, by 1/10th of a mill ($.10 for each $1,000 of the taxable value of all property) for a period of five (5) years, beginning in the 2013 calendar year, and ending December 31, 2017, for the purposes of supporting the planning, promoting, acquiring, constructing, improving, enlarging, extending, owning, maintaining, and operating the landing/navigational and building facilities of the West Michigan Regional Airport by the West Michigan Airport Authority formed by a Resolution and Agreement among the City of Holland, the Charter Township of Holland, the Township of Park, and the City of Zeeland? If approved and levied in its entirety in the first calendar year of authorization, this millage would raise an estimated $111,108.00.