Mentor Library Levy Addition (March 2012)

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A Mentor Library Levy Addition measure was on the March 6, 2012 ballot in the Mentor library district area which is in Geauga and Lake Counties.

The measure was approved
Geauga County

  • YES: 10 (66.7%) Approveda
  • NO: 5 (33.3%)[1]

Lake County:

  • YES 6,190 (50.29%)Approveda
  • NO 6,119 (49.71%)[2]

This measure sought to add to the current library levy by a rate of $.20 per $100 of assessed property value for a period of five years in order to further pay for current expenses in the library district.[3]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

An additional tax for the benefit of Mentor Public Library for the purpose of current expenses at a rate not exceeding 2 mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to 20 cents for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for five years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.[4]


  1. Geauga County Board of Elections, "March Election Results
  2. Lake County Board of Elections, March Election Results (dead link)
  3. Geauga County Board of Elections, March Sample Ballot
  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.