Salem Township Road Levy Addition (March 2012)

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A Salem Township Road Levy Addition measure was on the March 6, 2012 ballot in the township of Salem which is in Champaign County.

The measure was defeated

  • YES: 195 (39.08%)
  • NO: 304 (60.92%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure seeks to add to the current road levy by a rate of $.29 per $100 of assessed property value for a further three years in order to continue to pay for road construction and repair costs in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

An additional tax for the benefit of Salem Township for the purpose of GENERAL CONSTRUCTION, RECONSTRUCTION, RESURFACING, AND REPAIR OF ROADS at a rate not exceeding two and nine-tenths (2.9) mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.29 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for three (3) years, commencing in 2012, first due in calendar year 2013.[3]


  1. Champaign County Board of Elections, March election results
  2. Champaign County Board of Elections, March Sample Ballot (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.