Ravenna School District Non Residential Levy Increase (August 2012)

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A Ravenna School District Non Residential Levy Increase measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the Ravenna school district, which is in Ottawa County.

This measure sought to increase the current non residential levy by a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of four years in order to further pay for operational costs in the school district. It was "'unresolved


Election results

Ravenna School District Levy Increase
ResultVotesPercentage
Too close to calltc Yes 54 50.9%
No5249.1%

Election Results from:Ottawa County Election Results


Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property, except principal residence and other property exempted by law, in Ravenna Public Schools, Muskegon and Ottawa Counties, Michigan, be increased by 1 mill ($1.00 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) for a period of 4 years, 2012 to 2015, inclusive, to provide funds for operating purposes; the estimate of the revenue the school district will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2012 is approximately $28,210 (this millage is to restore millage lost as a result of the reduction required by the Michigan Constitution of 1963 and will be levied only to the extent necessary to restore that reduction)?[1][2]

References

  1. Ottawa County Elections, August Proposal List
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.