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Marcellus Township Community Center Levy Increase (February 2012)

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A Marcellus Township Community Center Levy Increase measure was on the February 28, 2012 ballot in the township of Marcellus which is in Cass County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 157 Approveda
  • NO 154 [1]

This measure sought to increase the current community center levy by a rate of $.50 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for maintenance and operational costs of the Hudson memorial Building in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

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

Shall the limitation of the total amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property in the Township of Marcellus, Cass County, Michigan, be increased (such being a renewal of the ½ mill approved at the election of August 5, 2008, set to expire with the 2012 tax levy) by one-half (1/2) mill on each dollar (50 cents on each $1000.00) of the assessed taxable valuation, as equalized, for a period of four (4) years, 2013 to 2016, inclusive? The purpose of this millage is to provide funds for the maintenance and operation of the Hudson Memorial Building, a Community Center. This levy will raise in the first calendar year an estimated $33,000.00.