Trowbridge Township Road Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Trowbridge Township Road Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Trowbridge, which is in Allegan County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 230 (68.66%)Approveda
  • NO 105 (31.34%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current road levy which is set at a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for road maintenance and improvement 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.

Shall the previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes within Trowbridge Township be renewed at 1 mill ($1 per $1,000 of taxable value) for the period 2013 through 2016 inclusive, for road improvements and maintenance within the township; shall the township levy such renewal and millage for said purpose, thereby raising the first year an estimated $ 70,087.90.

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