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A '''Olive Township Library Levy Increase''' measure is on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Olive, which is in [[Ottawa County, Michigan ballot measures|Ottawa County]].
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A '''Olive Township Library Levy Increase''' measure was on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Olive, which is in [[Ottawa County, Michigan ballot measures|Ottawa County]].
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This measure sought to increase the current library levy by a rate of $.25 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of three years in order to further pay for library operational costs in the township. It was '''approved'''.
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==Election results==
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{{Short outcome
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| title =Olive Library Levy Increase
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| yes = 579
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| yespct = 72.9
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| no = 215
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| nopct = 27.1
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| image =
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| unresolved =
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| state = Local
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| percent = 50
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}}
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Election Results from:[http://gis.co.ottawa.mi.us/ElectionResults/Election/Summary/AUG0712 Ottawa County Election Results]
  
This measure seeks to increase the current library levy by a rate of $.25 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of three years in order to further pay for library operational costs in the township.<ref>[https://www.miottawa.org/appImages/ElectionResults/2012/08072012_proposals.pdf ''Ottawa County Elections'', August Proposal List]</ref>
 
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==
 
{{Q box|
 
{{Q box|
   text=Shall Olive Township impose an increase of .25 mills ($.25 per $1,000 of taxable value) in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution and levy it for three (3) years, 2012, 2013, and 2014 inclusive, for library services, raising an estimated $38,892.50 in the first year the millage is levied?}}
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   text=Shall Olive Township impose an increase of .25 mills ($.25 per $1,000 of taxable value) in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution and levy it for three (3) years, 2012, 2013, and 2014 inclusive, for library services, raising an estimated $38,892.50 in the first year the millage is levied?<ref>[https://www.miottawa.org/appImages/ElectionResults/2012/08072012_proposals.pdf ''Ottawa County Elections'', August Proposal List]</ref>}}
  
 
==References==
 
==References==

Revision as of 20:00, 28 August 2012

A Olive Township Library Levy Increase measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Olive, which is in Ottawa County.

This measure sought to increase the current library levy by a rate of $.25 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of three years in order to further pay for library operational costs in the township. It was approved.

Election results

Olive Library Levy Increase
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 579 72.9%
No21527.1%

Election Results from:Ottawa County Election Results


Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Olive Township impose an increase of .25 mills ($.25 per $1,000 of taxable value) in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution and levy it for three (3) years, 2012, 2013, and 2014 inclusive, for library services, raising an estimated $38,892.50 in the first year the millage is levied?[1][2]

References

  1. Ottawa County Elections, August Proposal List
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.