Niles City Transportation Levy Increase (August 2012)
This measure was approved
- YES 446
- NO 263
This measure sought to renew the current transportation levy which is set at a rate of $.50 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further two years in order to continue to pay for public transportation services in the city.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|Shall the City of Niles be authorized to renew and levy up to .50 cents ($.50) per thousand dollars ($1,000.00) (.50 mills) on the taxable value on all taxable property in the City of Niles for the purpose of providing public transportation including the operation of the "Dial-A-Ride" bus system, more properly known as Dial-A-Ride Transportation, for a period of two (2) consecutive years, to be levied in 2013 and 2014 (at one-half mill, the estimated revenue collected annually would be $99,192) following this election? This voted millage would not apply against the authorized (20) mill limit for assessed value of real and personal property of the City of Niles.|
- Berrien County Elections, Current Election Results (dead link)
- Berrien County Elections, Current Proposal List
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