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Marquette County Seniors Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Marquette County Seniors Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in Marquette County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 9,177 Approveda
  • NO 1,897 [1]

This measure sought to renew and increase the current seniors levy to one set at a rate of $.44 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further six years in order to continue to pay for senior programs offered in the county.[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.

For continuing to provide services to senior citizens, shall the County of Marquette be authorized to levy up to .4474 mills for a period of six years, from 2012 - 2017, both years inclusive, on all taxable property within Marquette County? The millage will be a renewal of 0.4376 of a mill (43.76 cents per $1,000.00 of taxable value of real and personal property) and an increase of .0098 (0.98 cents per $1,000.00 of real and personal property). The millage will raise approximately $968,205 in the first year.