Bridgeton Township Road Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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

This measure was approved

  • YES 122 Approveda
  • NO 95 [1]

This measure sought to renew the current road levy which is set at a rate of $2 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:

Shall the previous voted increase in the 15 mill tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on the general ad valorem taxes within Bridgeton Township be renewed at 2 mills ($2.00 per $1000 of taxable value) for the period of 2013 through 2016 inclusive for Bridgeton Township for Roads, and shall the Township levy such renewal in millage for said purpose, raising in the first year an estimated $93,364?[3]


  1. Newaygo County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Newaygo County Clerk, August Election Information
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.