Yates Township Operating Tax Levy Renewal Proposal (November 2012)

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A Yates Township Operating Tax Levy Renewal question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Lake County, which is in Michigan, where it was approved.[1][2]

Election results

Yates Township Tax Prop. 2
Approveda Yes 206 56.28%

Results via Lake County, General Elections November 6, 2012 Election Results Official Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the expired previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution in Yates Township, Lake County, Michigan, of 7 mills ($7.00 per $1,000 of taxable value), reduced to 6.2630 mills ($6.2630 per $1,000 of taxable value) by the required millage rollbacks, be renewed at 6.2630 mills ($6.2630 per $1,000 of taxable value) and levied for a period of 4 years, 2013 through 2016, inclusive, for general township operating purposes, raising an estimated $169,610 in the first year the millage is levied.[1][3]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Secretary of State Website, Lake County, General Election 2012 Sample Ballot
  2. Lake County November 6, 2012 Election Results Summary
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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