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A '''Columbia Township Library Levy Addition''' measure will be on the [[August 2, 2011 ballot measures in Michigan|August 2, 2011]] ballot in the township of Columbia which is in [[Tuscola County, Michigan ballot measures|Tuscola County]].
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A '''Columbia Township Library Levy Addition''' measure was on the [[August 2, 2011 ballot measures in Michigan|August 2, 2011]] ballot in the township of Columbia which is in [[Tuscola County, Michigan ballot measures|Tuscola County]].
  
This measure seeks to increase the current library levy by a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further six years in order to help pay for operational and maintenance costs of the library in the township.<ref>[http://www.tuscolacounty.org/elections/2011/06/TuscolaAug2011-rev1.pdf ''Tuscola County Elections'', August Sample Ballot]</ref>
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This measure was '''approved'''
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* '''YES''' 52 {{approved}}
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* '''NO''' 24 <ref>[http://www.tuscolatoday.com/index.php/2011/08/03/election-resultstownships-approve-millages/ ''Tuscola Today'', "ELECTION RESULTS: Townships approve millages," August 3, 2011]</ref>
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This measure sought to increase the current library levy by a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further six years in order to help pay for operational and maintenance costs of the library in the township.<ref>[http://www.tuscolacounty.org/elections/2011/06/TuscolaAug2011-rev1.pdf ''Tuscola County Elections'', August Sample Ballot]</ref>
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==

Revision as of 16:17, 29 February 2012

A Columbia Township Library Levy Addition measure was on the August 2, 2011 ballot in the township of Columbia which is in Tuscola County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 52 Approveda
  • NO 24 [1]

This measure sought to increase the current library levy by a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further six years in order to help pay for operational and maintenance costs of the library in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Columbia Township impose a new additional millage of up to 1 mill ($1 per $1,000 of taxable value)le value) for six years, 2011 through 2016 for operating and maintaining the township public library? If approved and levied, the millage will raise estimated revenues of $45,000 in the first year.[3]

References

  1. Tuscola Today, "ELECTION RESULTS: Townships approve millages," August 3, 2011
  2. Tuscola County Elections, August Sample Ballot
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.