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A '''Monroe Township Levy Renewal''' proposal was on the[[November 6, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|November 6, 2012 election ballot]] in [[Newaygo County, Michigan ballot measures|Newaygo County]], which is in [[Michigan]].
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A '''Monroe Township Levy Renewal''' proposal was on the [[November 6, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|November 6, 2012 election ballot]] in [[Newaygo County, Michigan ballot measures|Newaygo County]], which is in [[Michigan]], where it was '''approved'''.  
  
If approved, this proposal authorizes the Township of Monroe to renew a property tax levy of 1/4 mills ($0.25 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 4 years in order to fund the maintenance, repair and upkeep of hte cemetery facilities. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $3,026.89.<ref name=Till>[http://www.countyofnewaygo.com/clerk/Elections-ElectedOffLinks/2012%20Election%20Information/2012CandidatesNovember.htm Newaygo County Elections, Ballot Information]</ref>
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If approved, this proposal would have authorized the Township of Monroe to renew a property tax levy of 1/4 mills ($0.25 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 4 years in order to fund the maintenance, repair and upkeep of hte cemetery facilities. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $3,026.89.<ref name=Till>[http://www.countyofnewaygo.com/clerk/Elections-ElectedOffLinks/2012%20Election%20Information/2012CandidatesNovember.htm Newaygo County Elections, Ballot Information]</ref>
  
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==Election results==
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{{Short outcome
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| title = Monroe Township Tax Levy Prop.
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| yes = 83
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| yespct = 60.14
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| no = 55
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| nopct = 39.86
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| image = {{approved}}
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''Election results from [http://www.electionmagic.com/results/mi/N62results/N6200403sum.htm Newaygo County Election Results]''
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==

Revision as of 22:36, 22 November 2012

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A Monroe Township Levy Renewal proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Newaygo County, which is in Michigan, where it was approved.

If approved, this proposal would have authorized the Township of Monroe to renew a property tax levy of 1/4 mills ($0.25 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 4 years in order to fund the maintenance, repair and upkeep of hte cemetery facilities. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $3,026.89.[1]

Election results

Monroe Township Tax Levy Prop.
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 83 60.14%
No5539.86%

Election results from Newaygo County Election Results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes within Monroe Township be renewed at (1/4) mills ($0.25 per $1,000.00 of taxable value) for the period of 2013 through 2016 inclusive for the purpose of providing Cemetery maintenance, repair and upkeep of the cemetery and buildings used in connection there with Monroe Township and shall the Township levy such renewal in millage for said purpose, thereby, raising in the first year an estimated $3,026.89?[1][2]


See also


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Newaygo County Elections, Ballot Information
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.