St. Paris Village Drainage Levy Replacement (November 2011)

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A St. Paris Village Drainage Levy Replacement measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the village of St. Paris which is in Champaign County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 286 (47.04%)
  • NO 322 (52.96%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to replace the current drainage levy with one set at a rate of $.40 per $100 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to pay for drainage maintenance and construction costs in the village.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A replacement of a tax for the benefit of the Village of St. Paris for the purpose of CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE OF A DRAINAGE IMPROVEMENT at a rate not exceeding 4 mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.40 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for five years, commencing in 2011, first due in calendar year 2012.[3]


  1. Champaign County Board of Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Champaign County Board of Elections, November Candidate and Issues List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.