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An '''Augusta Township Police Levy''' proposal is on the [[November 6, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|November 6, 2012 election ballot]] in [[Washentaw County, Michigan ballot measures|Washentaw County]], which is in [[Michigan]].
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An '''Augusta Township Police Levy''' proposal was on the [[November 6, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|November 6, 2012 election ballot]] in [[Washtenaw County, Michigan ballot measures|Washtenaw County]], which is in [[Michigan]], where it was '''defeated'''.
  
If approved, this proposal authorizes a 1.7 mills property tax ($1.7 per $1,000 of assessed taxable valuation) for 4 years to fund law enforcement services. The first year estimated revenue from this tax is $326,635.<ref name=Wash>[http://www.ewashtenaw.org/government/clerk_register/elections/2012-elections/november-6-2012-unofficial-local-proposals Washentaw County Clerk, Nov. 6 2012 proposals]</ref>
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If approved, this proposal would have authorized a 1.7 mills property tax ($1.7 per $1,000 of assessed taxable valuation) for 4 years to fund law enforcement services. The first year estimated revenue from this tax is $326,635.<ref name=Wash>[http://www.ewashtenaw.org/government/clerk_register/elections/2012-elections/november-6-2012-unofficial-local-proposals Washtenaw County Clerk, Nov. 6 2012 proposals]</ref>
  
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==Election results==
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{{Short outcome
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| title = Augusta Township Police Tax Prop.
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| yes = 1335
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| yespct = 41.56
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| no = 1877
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| nopct = 58.44
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| image = {{defeated}}
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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]''
  
 
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Revision as of 22:14, 23 November 2012

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An Augusta Township Police Levy proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Washtenaw County, which is in Michigan, where it was defeated.

If approved, this proposal would have authorized a 1.7 mills property tax ($1.7 per $1,000 of assessed taxable valuation) for 4 years to fund law enforcement services. The first year estimated revenue from this tax is $326,635.[1]

Election results

Augusta Township Police Tax Prop.
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No187758.44%
Yes 1335 41.56%

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

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the Charter Township of Augusta be authorized to levy and increase the limitations of the total amount of general ad valorem taxes which may be imposed in any one year upon real and tangible personal property in the Charter Township of Augusta, Washtenaw County, Michigan, as provided by Section 6 of Article IX of the Constitution of Michigan, 1965, from 0.0 to 1.7 mills ($1.70 per $1,000), for a period of four (4) years from 2012 through 2015 both inclusive for the purpose of providing revenue for law enforcement services? The first year of this levy will generate an estimated revenue of $326,635.[1][2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Washtenaw County Clerk, Nov. 6 2012 proposals
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.