Deerfield Township Road Levy Increase (August 2012)
This measure was approved
- YES 89 (62.68%)
- NO 53 (37.32%)
This measure sought to increase the current road levy by a rate of $3 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of two years in order to further pay for road maintenance costs in the township.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
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|Shall the 15 mill tax limitation on General Ad Valorem taxes within Deerfield Township imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution be increased for said township by 3.0 mills ($3.00 per $1000 of taxable value) for the period of 2012 through 2013 inclusive for township roads and bridges; and shall the township levy such increase in millage upon taxable Real and Personal Property within the township for said purpose, thereby raising in the first year an estimated $159,684?|