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Oxford Township Police Levy Increase Proposal (November 2012)

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A Oxford Township Police Levy Increase proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Oakland County, which is in Michigan, where it was approved.

This proposal authorized an increase of 1.0 mill ($1 per $1,000 assessed valuation) for two years to provide police services for the unincorporated portion of Oxford Township.[1]

Election results

Oxford Township Police Tax Prop.
Approveda Yes 4,190 50.89%

Election results from Oakland County Election Results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the total tax rate limitation on general ad valorem taxes as provided by law upon all taxable property within the unincorporated portion of the Charter Township of Oxford, Oakland County, Michigan, be increased by 1.0 mill (1.0 mill being equal to $1.00 per each $1,000 of state taxable value) for a period of two (2) years beginning with the December 2012 tax levy through the December 2013 tax levy to provide funds to the Township for the purpose of contracting to provide police protection services and law enforcement services for the unincorporated portion of the Charter Township of Oxford, and shall the Township levy an amount not to exceed such increase in millage for such purpose during this period which will raise in the first year if levied an estimated revenue of Five Hundred Seventy Six Thousand Four Hundred Eighty One and 55/100 Dollars ($576,481.55)?[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Oakland County Elections", "Candidate and Proposals List"
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.