Riley Township Road Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Riley Township Road Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Riley, which is in Clinton County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 249 Approveda
  • NO 116[1]

This measure sought to renew the current road levy which is set at a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for road maintenance and improvement costs in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Shall the expired prevoius voted increase in the tax limitation under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution in Riley Township, of 1.00 mills ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) be renewed at 1.00 mills ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) and levied for four years, 2012 through 2015 inclusive, for maintenance, including chloride, and improving of roads and bridges, raising an estimated $70,800.00 in the first year the millage is levied.