Mercer County Health Levy Addition (March 2012)

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A Mercer County Health Levy Addition measure was on the March 6, 2012 ballot in Mercer County.

The measure was defeated

  • YES 2,665 (33.98%)
  • NO 5,178 (66.02%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to add to the current Health department levy by a rate of $.06 per $100 of assessed property value for a period of five years in order to further pay for current expenses of the health department.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

An additional tax for the benefit of the Mercer County - Celina City Health Department for the purpose of current expenses at a rate not exceeding six tenths of a mill (0.6) for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to six cents ($0.06) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for a period of five (5) years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.[3]

References

  1. Mercer County Board of Elections, Unofficial March Election Results
  2. Mercer County Board of Elections, Coldwater Sample Ballot
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.