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Stronach Township Garbage Levy Renewal (November 2011)

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A Stronach Township Garbage Levy Renewal measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the township of Stronach which is in Manistee County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 79 Approveda
  • NO 23[1]

This measure sought to renew the current garbage levy which is set at a rate of $.50 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for garbage and trash disposal maintenance costs in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Stronach Township, Manistee County, Michigan renew the expired previous voted increases in the tax limitations imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution of one-half (.5) mill ($0.50 per $1,000.00 of taxable value), be renewed at the original voted one-half (.5) mill ($0.50 per $1,000.00 of taxable value) and levied for four (4) years, 2011 through 2014 inclusive, for the purpose of garbage and trash disposal, maintenance and equipment? If approved, it is estimated that the revenue generated by this proposal in the first year the millage is levied would be $22,360.[3]


  1. Manistee County Clerk, November Election Results
  2. Manistee County Elections, November Candidate and Proposal List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.