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A '''Chester Township Road Levy Renewal''' measure is on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Chester, which is in [[Ottawa County, Michigan ballot measures|Ottawa County]].
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A '''Chester Township Road Levy Renewal''' measure was on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Chester, which is in [[Ottawa County, Michigan ballot measures|Ottawa County]].
  
This measure seeks to renew the current road levy which is set at a rate of $1.50 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for road construction and maintenance cots in the township.<ref>[https://www.miottawa.org/appImages/ElectionResults/2012/08072012_proposals.pdf ''Ottawa County Elections'', August Proposal List]</ref>
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This measure sought to renew the current road levy which is set at a rate of $1.50 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for road construction and maintenance cots in the township. It was '''approved'''.
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==Election results==
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{{Short outcome
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| title =Chester Township Road Levy Renewal
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| yes = 254
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| yespct = 71.1
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| no = 103
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| nopct = 28.9
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| image =
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| unresolved =
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| state = Local
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| percent = 50
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}}
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Election Results from:[http://gis.co.ottawa.mi.us/ElectionResults/Election/Summary/AUG0712 Ottawa County Election Results]
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==
 
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   text=Shall the previously voted increase of 1.5 mills ($1.50 per $1,000 of taxable value), in the tax limitation, imposed under Article IX Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution, as reduced by the required millage rollback which last resulted in a levy of 1.4875 mills ($1.4875 per $1,000 of taxable value) upon taxable property within the Township of Chester, Ottawa County, Michigan, which expires in 2012, be renewed at the original voted 1.5 mills ($1.50 per $1,000 of taxable value) for levy in the years 2013 through 2016, inclusive, for the purpose of road construction and maintenance; and shall the Township levy such renewal in millage for said purpose, thereby, raising in the first year an estimated $114,723?}}
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   text=Shall the previously voted increase of 1.5 mills ($1.50 per $1,000 of taxable value), in the tax limitation, imposed under Article IX Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution, as reduced by the required millage rollback which last resulted in a levy of 1.4875 mills ($1.4875 per $1,000 of taxable value) upon taxable property within the Township of Chester, Ottawa County, Michigan, which expires in 2012, be renewed at the original voted 1.5 mills ($1.50 per $1,000 of taxable value) for levy in the years 2013 through 2016, inclusive, for the purpose of road construction and maintenance; and shall the Township levy such renewal in millage for said purpose, thereby, raising in the first year an estimated $114,723?<ref>[https://www.miottawa.org/appImages/ElectionResults/2012/08072012_proposals.pdf ''Ottawa County Elections'', August Proposal List]</ref>}}
  
 
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Latest revision as of 00:41, 12 September 2012

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

This measure sought to renew the current road levy which is set at a rate of $1.50 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for road construction and maintenance cots in the township. It was approved.


Election results

Chester Township Road Levy Renewal
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 254 71.1%
No10328.9%

Election Results from:Ottawa County Election Results

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Shall the previously voted increase of 1.5 mills ($1.50 per $1,000 of taxable value), in the tax limitation, imposed under Article IX Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution, as reduced by the required millage rollback which last resulted in a levy of 1.4875 mills ($1.4875 per $1,000 of taxable value) upon taxable property within the Township of Chester, Ottawa County, Michigan, which expires in 2012, be renewed at the original voted 1.5 mills ($1.50 per $1,000 of taxable value) for levy in the years 2013 through 2016, inclusive, for the purpose of road construction and maintenance; and shall the Township levy such renewal in millage for said purpose, thereby, raising in the first year an estimated $114,723?[1]

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