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A '''Johannesburg-Lewiston Area School District Operating Tax Levy Renewal''' proposal was on the [[November 6, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|November 6, 2012 election ballot]] in [[Oscoda  County, Michigan ballot measures|Oscoda County]], which is in [[Michigan]], where it was '''approved'''.<ref name=Till>[http://www.oscodacountymi.com/PDFs/nov2012_ballot.pdf Oscoda County General 2012 Election Sample Ballots]</ref>
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A '''Johannesburg-Lewiston Area School District Operating Tax Levy Renewal''' proposal was on the [[November 6, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|November 6, 2012 election ballot]] in [[Oscoda  County, Michigan ballot measures|Oscoda]] and [[Otsego County, Michigan ballot measures|Otsego]] Counties, which are in [[Michigan]], where it was '''approved'''.<ref name=Till>[http://www.oscodacountymi.com/PDFs/nov2012_ballot.pdf Oscoda County General 2012 Election Sample Ballots]</ref>
  
 
==Election results==
 
==Election results==
  
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===Otsego County===
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| no = 405
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| nopct = 37.12
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Results via [http://www.otsegocountymi.gov/uploads/20121109144832159.pdf Otsego County, General Elections November 6, 2012 Election Results Official Summary]
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===Oscoda County===
 
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| title = Joburg SD Tax Prop.
 
| title = Joburg SD Tax Prop.

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A Johannesburg-Lewiston Area School District Operating Tax Levy Renewal proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Oscoda and Otsego Counties, which are in Michigan, where it was approved.[1]

Election results

Otsego County

Joburg SD Tax Prop.
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 686 62.88%
No40537.12%

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

Oscoda County

Joburg SD Tax Prop.
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 245 57.24%
No18342.76%

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

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

This proposal will allow the school district to continue to levy the statutory rate of 18 mills on all property, except principal residence and other property exempted by law, required for the school district to receive its revenue per pupil foundation allowance. The remaining .491 mill is only available to be levied to restore millage lost as a result of the reduction required by the “Headlee” amendment to the Michigan Constitution of 1963 and will only be levied to the extent necessary to restore that reduction.

Shall the currently authorized millage rate limitation of 18.491 mills ($18.491 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property, except principal residence and other property exempted by law, in Johannesburg-Lewiston Area Schools, Otsego, Montmorency and Oscoda Counties, Michigan, be renewed for a period of 10 years, 2014 to 2023, inclusive, to provide funds for operating purposes; the estimate of the revenue the school district will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2014 is approximately $5,039,000 (this is a renewal of millage which will expire with the 2013 tax levy)?[1][2]

See also

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Oscoda County General 2012 Election Sample Ballots
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.