Novi City Charter Amendment (August 2012)

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A Novi City Charter Amendment measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the city of Novi, which is in Oakland County, where it was approved.

This measure sought to increase the current street maintenance levy to one set at a rate of $1.50 per $1,000 of assessed value for an ongoing amount of time in order to further pay for street and highway improvement projects in the city.[1]

Election results

Novi Charter Amendment, Proposal 1
Approveda Yes 4,187 53.94%

Election Results from:Oakland County Elections Division

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the Novi City Charter, Section 9.1(b), be amended to increase the millage amount for specific street and highway improvement purposes from a maximum of 1.0 mills (which has been reduced by the Headlee Amendment to .7719 mills) to a maximum of 1.5 mills beginning with 2013 tax year, resulting in the authorization to collect an estimated additional $2,172,006 dollars in the first year.[2]


  1. Oakland County Clerk, August Election Information
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.