Cass County Seniors Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Cass County Seniors Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in Cass County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 4,472 Approveda
  • NO 2,429 [1]

This measure sought to renew the current seniors levy which is set at a rate of $.90 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for senior services in the county.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall there be approved a renewal of up to a .9036 mill levy, [Ninety and thirty-six one hundredths (90.36) cents per thousand ($1,000) dollars] in taxable valuation in Cass County over and above the fifteen (15) mill constitutional limitation on real and tangible personal property, for a period of four (4) years, commencing December 1, 2013, to be used for services to older citizens directed toward the improvement of the social, legal, health, housing, educational, emotional, nutritional, recreational or mobility status of older persons through the Cass County Council on Aging, Inc. as provided by Public Act 39 of 1976? It is anticipated that the revenue collected by the County as a result will be One Million, Six Hundred Twenty –Eight Thousand ($1,628,000) Dollars in the first calendar year of the levy.[3]


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