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A '''Polkton Township Road Levy Renewal''' measure is on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Polkton, which is in [[Ottawa County, Michigan ballot measures|Ottawa County]].
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A '''Polkton Township Road Levy Renewal''' measure was on the [[August 7, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|August 7, 2012]] ballot in the township of Polkton, which is in [[Ottawa County, Michigan ballot measures|Ottawa County]].
  
This measure seeks to renew the current road levy which is set at a rate of $2 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for road improvement costs in the township.<ref>[https://www.miottawa.org/appImages/ElectionResults/2012/08072012_proposals.pdf ''Ottawa County Elections'', August Proposal List]</ref>
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This measure sought to renew the current road levy which is set at a rate of $2 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further four years in order to continue to pay for road improvement costs in the township. It was '''approved'''.
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==Election results==
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{{Short outcome
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| title =Polkton Road Levy Renewal
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| yes = 277
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| yespct = 60.5
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| no = 181
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| nopct = 39.5
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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]
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==
 
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   text=Shall the expired, previously-approved increase in the Charter Township of Polkton tax rate limitation, currently 1.9972 mills ($1.9972 per $1,000 of taxable value), be renewed and levied in the years 2012-2015, both inclusive, and shall an additional 0.0028 mill ($0.0028 per $1,000 of taxable value) be approved and levied in the years 2012-2015, both inclusive to restore previous millage reductions under the “ Headlee Amendment “ since this millage was last approved, resulting in the continued levy of 2.0 mills ($2.00 per $1,000 of taxable value), subject to reduction as provided by law, on taxable property in the Township?}}
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   text=Shall the expired, previously-approved increase in the Charter Township of Polkton tax rate limitation, currently 1.9972 mills ($1.9972 per $1,000 of taxable value), be renewed and levied in the years 2012-2015, both inclusive, and shall an additional 0.0028 mill ($0.0028 per $1,000 of taxable value) be approved and levied in the years 2012-2015, both inclusive to restore previous millage reductions under the “ Headlee Amendment “ since this millage was last approved, resulting in the continued levy of 2.0 mills ($2.00 per $1,000 of taxable value), subject to reduction as provided by law, on taxable property in the Township?<ref>[https://www.miottawa.org/appImages/ElectionResults/2012/08072012_proposals.pdf ''Ottawa County Elections'', August Proposal List]</ref>}}
  
 
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Latest revision as of 00:57, 12 September 2012

A Polkton Township Road Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Polkton, which is in Ottawa County.

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

Election results

Polkton Road Levy Renewal
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 277 60.5%
No18139.5%

Election Results from:Ottawa County Election Results

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the expired, previously-approved increase in the Charter Township of Polkton tax rate limitation, currently 1.9972 mills ($1.9972 per $1,000 of taxable value), be renewed and levied in the years 2012-2015, both inclusive, and shall an additional 0.0028 mill ($0.0028 per $1,000 of taxable value) be approved and levied in the years 2012-2015, both inclusive to restore previous millage reductions under the “ Headlee Amendment “ since this millage was last approved, resulting in the continued levy of 2.0 mills ($2.00 per $1,000 of taxable value), subject to reduction as provided by law, on taxable property in the Township?[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.