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A '''Allen Park City Levy Increase''' proposal was on the[[November 6, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|November 6, 2012 election ballot]] in [[Wayne County, Michigan ballot measures|Wayne County]], which is in [[Michigan]].
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Two '''Allen Park City Levy Increase''' proposals were on the [[November 6, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|November 6, 2012 election ballot]] in [[Wayne County, Michigan ballot measures|Wayne County]], which is in [[Michigan]], where they were '''approved'''.
  
If approved, this proposal amends the Allen Park City Charter to authorize the City to levy an additional tax of 4 mills ($4 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 2 years in order to fund the operations of the City. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $2,997,695.<ref name=Till>[http://www.co.wayne.mi.us/documents/elections_docs/propsNov2012.pdf Wayne County Elections, Elections Results]</ref>
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The '''first''' proposal amended the Allen Park City Charter to authorize the City to levy an additional tax of 4 mills ($4 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 2 years in order to fund the operations of the City. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $2,997,695.<ref name=Till>[http://www.co.wayne.mi.us/documents/elections_docs/propsNov2012.pdf Wayne County Elections, Elections Results]</ref>
  
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The '''second''' proposal amended the Allen Park City Charter to require voter approval of all bond issues that would be backed in whole or part by the taxing power of the city.
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==Election results==
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{{Short outcome
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| title = Allen Park City Proposal 1
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| yes = 7,560
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| yespct = 54
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| no = 6,366
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| nopct = 46
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| image = {{approved}}
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| unresolved =
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}}
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{{Short outcome
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| title = Allen Park City Proposal 2
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| yes = 10,462
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| yespct = 78
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| no = 2,979
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| nopct = 22
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| image = {{approved}}
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| unresolved =
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}}
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''Election results from [http://www.freep.com/section/NEWS150101/Wayne-County-City-of-Detroit-election-results Detroit City Website, Election Results for Wayne County]''
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==

Revision as of 18:55, 23 November 2012

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Two Allen Park City Levy Increase proposals were on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Wayne County, which is in Michigan, where they were approved.

The first proposal amended the Allen Park City Charter to authorize the City to levy an additional tax of 4 mills ($4 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 2 years in order to fund the operations of the City. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $2,997,695.[1]

The second proposal amended the Allen Park City Charter to require voter approval of all bond issues that would be backed in whole or part by the taxing power of the city.

Election results

Allen Park City Proposal 1
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 7,560 54%
No6,36646%
Allen Park City Proposal 2
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 10,462 78%
No2,97922%

Election results from Detroit City Website, Election Results for Wayne County

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

It is proposed that Section 8.1 of the City of Allen Park City Charter be amended to temporarily allow the City to levy an additional ad valorem tax up to $4.00 per $1,000 in taxable value (4.0 mills), effective December 1, 2012, for period of two years, which will raise approximately $2,997,695.00 in the first year it is levied. Shall the proposed amendment be adopted?[1][2]


See also


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Wayne County Elections, Elections Results
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.