Iron County Road Tax Levy Renewal Proposal (November 2012)

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A Iron County Road Tax Levy Renewal proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Iron County, which is in Michigan, where it was approved.[1][2]

Election results

Iron County Road Tax Prop.
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 3378 59.59%
No229140.41%

Results via Iron County, General Elections November 6, 2012 Election Results Official Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Shall there be a one-half (0.5) mill levy ($ 0.50 per $1,000.00) of taxable value on taxable property in Iron County for the next four (4) years (2013 - 2016) for the purpose of maintenance, repair and reconstruction of all public streets, avenues and roads in Iron County?

The revenues drived from the tax levy shall be allocated pursuant to a Revenue Sharing agreement entered into between the Iron County Road Commission and the cities of Caspian, Crystal Falls, Gaastra, Iron River, and the Village of Alpha, wherein the cities of Caspian, Crystal Falls, Gaastra, Iron River and the Village of Alpha will retain the revenues collected frm any countywide road millage approved by the voters of Iron County equal to the amount of Revenue collected within that city's/village's limit. The Iron County Road Commission will receive an amount of the revenue collected from any countywide road millage approved by the voters of Iron County equal to the revenue collected from the unincorporated areas of Iron County.

It is estimated that the revenue generated on this proposal will be $ 241,704.10 in the first year of the levy.[1]

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