A Cass County Road Levy Increase measure will be on the February 28, 2012 ballot in Cass County.
This measure seeks to increase the current road levy by a rate of $1.00 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a period of five years in order to further pay for highway, road and street projects throughout the county.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|| Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be imposed on taxable property in Cass County, Michigan, be increased by One Dollar ($1.00) per thousand dollars (1 Mill) of taxable value for a period of five (5) years, 2012 to 2016, inclusive, as new additional millage to provide funds for primary highway, road and street purposes for the use by Cass County Road Commission and each city, town and village in the county? It is estimated that the 1 mill would raise approximately $1,800,000 when first levied in 2012.