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Grosse Ile Township Police Levy Increase Proposal (November 2012)

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A Grosse Ile Township Police Levy Increase proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Wayne County, which is in Michigan, where it was approved.

This proposal authorized the Township of Grosse Ile to increase property taxes by 1 mill ($1 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 5 years in order to fund law enforcement operations in the Township. The estimated first year revenue from this tax increase is $552,000.[1]

Election results

Grosse Ile Township Police Tax Prop.
Approveda Yes 3,695 57%

Election results from Detroit City Website, Election Results for Wayne County

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall Grosse Ile Township impose an increase of up to 1.00 mill ($ 1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) in the total tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution and levy it for a period of five (5) years from 2012 through 2016 inclusive, to provide funds for the purpose of maintaining the current law enforcement operations on Grosse Ile, specifically for Police Department funds, raising an estimated $552,000 in the first year the millage is approved and levied? [1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Wayne County Elections, Elections Results
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.