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Monterey Township Road Levy Renewal (May 2012)

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A Monterey Township Road Levy Renewal measure was on the May 8, 2012 ballot in the township of Monterey which is in Allegan County.

This measure was 'approved

  • YES 118 (71.08%)Approveda
  • NO 48 (28.92%)[1]

This measure sought to renew the current road levy which is set at a rate of $5 per $1,000 assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for road improvement projects in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the previously voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes within Monterey Township reduced by required rollback to 5 mills be renewed at 5 mills ($5.00 per $1000.00 of taxable value) and levied for 4 years, 2013 through 2016 inclusive, for road improvements within Monterey Township, raising an estimated $340,000.00 in the first year the millage is levied.[3]

References

  1. Allegan County Elections, May Election Results
  2. Allegan County Elections, May Ballot Wording
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.