Huron Township Levy Increase Proposal (November 2012)

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A Huron Township 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 Huron to increase property taxes by 2.77 mills ($2.77 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 5 years in order to fund the Police Department (2 mills) and the Fire Department (.77 mills). The estimated first year revenue from this tax increase is 1,146,088.80.[1]

Election results

Huron Township Levy Increase Prop.
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 3,814 57%
No2,89943%

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

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the total tax rate limitation that may be imposed for all purposes on property in the Charter Township of Huron, Wayne County, Michigan be increased by 2.77 mills ($2.77 per $1,000) of state equalized valuation of all property within said township for a period of Five (5) years, the years 2012 to 2016 both inclusive, to provide funds for the operation and maintenance of the Police Department (2 mills) and the Fire Department (.77 mills); and shall the township levy such increase in millage for such purpose during such period, which will raise in the first year of such levy an estimated $1,146,088.80.[1][2]


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References

  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.