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Portage Public Schools Operating Levy Renewal Measure (November 2012)

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A Portage Public Schools Operating Levy Renewal measure was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Kalamazoo County, which is in Michigan, where it was approved.


Summary:

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This proposal will allow the school district to levy the statutory rate of 18 mills on all property, except principal residence and other property exempted by law, required for the school district to receive its revenue per pupil foundation allowance and renews millage that will expire with the 2013 tax levy.[1]

Election results

Portage Public School Tax Levy Measure
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 15,244 58.57%
No10,78441.43%

Election results from Kalamazoo County Unofficial Election Results Summary, Proposals

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

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Shall the currently authorized millage rate limitation of 18 mills ($18.00 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property, except principal residence and other property exempted by law, in Portage Public Schools, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, be renewed for a period of 20 years, 2014 to 2033, inclusive, to provide funds for operating purposes; the estimate of the revenue the school district will collect of the millage is approved and levied in 2014 is approximately $11,825,295 (this is a renewal of millage which will expire with the 2013 tax levy)?[1]

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