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A '''Muskegon City Transportation Services Levy Amendment''' proposal was on the [[November 6, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|November 6, 2012 election ballot]] in [[Muskegon County, Michigan ballot measures|Muskegon County]], which is in [[Michigan]].
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A '''Muskegon City Transportation Services Levy Amendment''' proposal was on the [[November 6, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|November 6, 2012 election ballot]] in [[Muskegon County, Michigan ballot measures|Muskegon County]], which is in [[Michigan]], where it was '''approved'''.
  
If approved, this proposal amends the Muskegon City Charter to authorize a property tax levy of 0.1 mills ($0.1 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) in order to fund transportation services.<ref name=Till>[http://www.co.muskegon.mi.us/clerk/elections/proposals/110612/city_of_muskegon_prop2.pdf Muskegon County Elections, Ballot Information]</ref>
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This proposal amended the Muskegon City Charter to authorize a property tax levy of 0.1 mills ($0.1 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) in order to fund transportation services.<ref name=Till>[http://www.co.muskegon.mi.us/clerk/elections/proposals/110612/city_of_muskegon_prop2.pdf Muskegon County Elections, Ballot Information]</ref>
  
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==Election results==
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{{Short outcome
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| title = Muskegon City Transit
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| yes = 6,280
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| yespct = 53.29
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| no = 5,504
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| nopct = 46.71
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| image = {{approved}}
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''Election results from [http://www.co.muskegon.mi.us/election/allresults.stm Muskegon County Election Results]''
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==

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A Muskegon City Transportation Services Levy Amendment proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Muskegon County, which is in Michigan, where it was approved.

This proposal amended the Muskegon City Charter to authorize a property tax levy of 0.1 mills ($0.1 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) in order to fund transportation services.[1]

Election results

Muskegon City Transit
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 6,280 53.29%
No5,50446.71%

Election results from Muskegon County Election Results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall Section 8 of Article XI of the City Charter be adopted to authorize the levy of 0.1 mills on real and personal property situated in the City for the purpose of providing transportation services for low to moderate income citizens over the age of 62 who reside in the City of Muskegon, commencing with the December 1, 2012 levy, in addition to the current tax limitation, and that these provisions be made an express part of the City Charter? (This Charter amendment is contingent upon adoption of the Charter amendment adding Section 7 to Article XI.) [1][2]


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References

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