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:

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

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.