Kalamazoo Region Education Authority Levy Increase (May 2011)
This measure was defeated in Calhoun County
- YES 66
- NO 85 
This measure was approved in Kalamazoo County
- YES 17,653
- NO 7,166
This measure sought to increase the current tax rate by a rate of $1.50 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a period of three years in order to help pay for operational costs for school districts in the area.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
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|Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property in Kalamazoo Regional Educational Service Agency, Michigan, be increased by 1.5 mills ($1.50 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation for a period of 3 years, 2011, 2012 and 2013, to provide operating funds to enhance other state and local funding for local school district operating purposes; if approved, the estimate of the revenue the intermediate school district will collect the first year of levy, 2011, is approximately $11,238,288 (this is a renewal of millage which expired with the 2010 tax levy)?|