Zeeland School District Recreation Tax Levy Renewal Proposal (May 2013)

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A Zeeland School District Recreation Tax Levy Renewal proposal was approved on the May 7, 2013, election ballot in Allegan and Ottawa Counties, which are in Michigan.

This measure authorized the Zeeland School District to renew a property tax levy of 0.4 mill ($0.4 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 10 years in order to fund recreation programs and services. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $520,484.[1]

Election results

Zeeland School District Proposal 2
County: Yes No
Votes  % Votes  %
Allegan County 37 60.66% 24 39.34%
Ottowa County 1,971 70.0% 843 30.0%
Totals: 2008 69.84 867 30.16
These election results are from the Allegan County election office and the Ottawa County elections office.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property in Zeeland Public Schools, Ottawa and Allegan Counties, Michigan, be increased by and the board of education be authorized to levy not to exceed .4 mill ($.40 on each $1,000.00 of taxable valuation) for a period of 10 years, 2013 to 2022, inclusive, for the purpose of providing funds for operating a system of public recreation; the estimate of the revenue the school district will collect for such recreation program if the millage is approved and levied in 2013 is approximately $520,484 (this is a renewal of millage which expired with the 2012 tax levy)?[1][2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Michigan SoS Public Ballot Search
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.