Mechanicsburg Village Street Levy Addition (March 2012)

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A Mechanicsburg Village Street Levy Addition measure was on the March 6, 2012 ballot in the village of Mechanicsburg which is in Champaign County.

The measure was defeated

  • YES: 107 (38.08%)
  • NO: 174 (61.92%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to add to the current street levy which by a rate of $.30 per $100 of assessed property value for a further three years in order to continue to pay for construction and repair costs of streets, roads and bridges in the village.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

An additional tax for the benefit of the Village of Mechanicsburg for the purpose of GENERAL CONSTRUCTION, RECONSTRUCTION, RESURFACING AND REPAIR OF STREETS, ROADS AND BRIDGES at a rate not exceeding three (3) mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.30 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for three (3) years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.