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Rutland Road Levy Proposal (November 2012)

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A Rutland road tax levy proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Barry County, which is in Michiganwhere it was defeated.[1]

This measure proposed to renew a tax levy of 1 mill for 5 years for maintaining and improving public roads. This measure was set to commence in 2012.

Election results

The following are election results for the measure:

Rutland Road Levy Proposal
Defeatedd No121761.56%
Yes 760 38.44%

Results via Election Summary Report Barry County, MI 2012 General Election.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:


RUTLAND CHARTER TOWNSHIP ROAD REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE PROPOSAL “Shall the authorized charter millage of Rutland Charter Township be increased by up to 1.0 mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) for five years, 2012 through 2016 inclusive, on all taxable real and personal property in the Township for disbursement of such new millage to Rutland Charter Township for the purpose of maintaining and/or improving public roads in Rutland Charter Township, which 1.0 mill increase and levy will raise an estimated $129,698.43 in the first year the millage is levied?”[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Barry County, "Official List of Proposals 11/6/2012 General Election," accessed November 16, 2012
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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