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Hudsonville City Transportation Levy Increase (May 2012)

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A Hudsonville City Transportation Levy Increase measure was on the May 8, 2012 ballot in the city of Hudsonville which is in Ottawa County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 279 (25.8%)
  • NO 802 (74.2%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to increase the current city levy by a rate of $.60 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of three years in order to further help pay for public transportation services in the city.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the City of Hudsonville levy within the City an additional 0.60 of one mill in ad valorem property taxes (which is equal to $0.60 per $1,000 of taxable value of all real and personal property subject to taxation) for the period 2012 through 2014 inclusive for the purpose of providing public transportation services in the City? The amount raised by such levy in the first year is estimated at $122,885.[3]


  1. Ottawa County Elections, May Election Results
  2. Ottawa County Elections, May Proposal List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.