Holland Township Electric Franchise Proposal (November 2012)

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A Holland Township Electric Franchise proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Ottawa County, which is in Michigan, where it was approved.

This proposal authorized the Township of Holland to grant a franchise to the City of Holland to transact local business in the Township.[1]

Election results

Holland Township Electric Franchise Prop.
Approveda Yes 8,370 67.4%

Election results from Ottawa County Unofficial Election Results Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the non-exclusive franchise granted for thirty (30) years by the Charter Township of Holland, County of Ottawa, State of Michigan, to the City of Holland, to use the streets, alleys, and other public places of the Township for the transmission and distribution of electrical energy, to construct electric lines, towers, poles, and appurtenances, to operate and maintain the same, and to transact local business in the Township, all subject to reasonable regulations as the Township Board shall prescribe from time to time, be confirmed?[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Ottawa County Elections, Elections Results
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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