Northville School District Levy Increase (May 2011)

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A Northville School District Levy Increase measure was on the May 3, 2011 ballot in the Northville school district area which is in Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne Counties.

This measure was approved

  • YES 874 (62%)Approveda
  • NO 536 (38%)[1]

This measure sought to increase the current school levy by a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a period of five years in order to help pay for the school sinking fund which helps pay for repairs and construction of school buildings in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property in Northville Public Schools, Wayne, Oakland and Washtenaw Counties, Michigan, be increased by and the board of education be authorized to levy not to exceed 1.00 mill ($1.00 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) for a period of 5 years, 2011 to 2015, inclusive, to create a sinking fund for the construction or repair of school buildings and all other purposes authorized by law; the estimate of the revenue the school district will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2011 is approximately $2,414,147?[3]


  1. Oakland County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Oakland County Clerk, May Candidate and Proposal List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.