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Redford Township Levy Increase Proposal (November 2012)

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

This proposal authorized the Township of Redford to increase property taxes by up to 1.375 mills ($1.375 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 12 years in order to fund parks and recreation programs, senior citizen programs and youth programs. The estimated first year revenue from this tax increase is $1,100,000.[1]

Election results

Redford Township Tax Levy Prop.
Approveda Yes 11,845 56%

Election results from Detroit City Website, Election Results for Wayne County

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF REDFORD be authorized to impose an increase of up to 1.375 mills (1.375 per $1,000 of taxable value) in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution and levy it for 12 years, 2012 through 2023 for parks and recreation, senior citizen, and youth programs and operations which mills increase will raise an estimated $1,100,000 in the first year the millage is levied? (For example, a property owner with a taxable value of $30,000 would pay an additional $41.25 each year.)[1][2]

See also


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

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