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A '''Homer Township Library Levy Renewal''' measure will be on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Homer, which is in [[Calhoun County, Michigan ballot measures|Calhoun County]].
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A '''Homer Township Library Levy Renewal''' measure was on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Homer, which is in [[Calhoun County, Michigan ballot measures|Calhoun County]].
  
This measure seeks to renew the current library levy which is set at a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further eight years in order to continue to pay for library operational costs in the township.<ref>[http://www.co.calhoun.mi.us/refdocs/998-All_Aug_Language.pdf ''Calhoun County Elections'', August Proposal List]</ref>
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This measure was '''approved'''
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* '''YES''' 256 {{approved}}
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* '''NO''' 63 <ref>[http://www.electionmagic.com/results/mi/C13results/C1300401sum.htm '''Calhoun County Elections'', Current Election Results]</ref>
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This measure sought to renew the current library levy which is set at a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further eight years in order to continue to pay for library operational costs in the township.<ref>[http://www.co.calhoun.mi.us/refdocs/998-All_Aug_Language.pdf ''Calhoun County Elections'', August Proposal List]</ref>
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==

Revision as of 14:19, 17 August 2012

A Homer Township Library Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Homer, which is in Calhoun County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 256 Approveda
  • NO 63 [1]

This measure sought to renew the current library levy which is set at a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further eight years in order to continue to pay for library operational costs in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the Township of Homer, County of Calhoun, Michigan, “levy a tax of 1 mill (One Dollar, $1.00) per One Thousand ($1,000) of the Taxable Value” on all Taxable property in the Township of Homer, for a period of eight years beginning in the 2013 calendar year and ending December 31, 2020, inclusive, in order to provide funds for the operation and support of the Homer Public Library? If approved and levied in its entirety this library millage renewal would raise an estimated $56,634.25 in the first year.[3]

References

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