Summerfield Township Road Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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

This measure was approved

  • YES 451 (69.49%)Approveda
  • NO 198 (30.51%)[1]

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

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Section 6 of the Michigan Constitution on general ad valorem taxes within Summerfield Township be renewed at 1 mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) for the period of 2013 through 2016, inclusive, for the purpose of road construction and improvement within Summerfield Township; and shall the Township levy such renewal in millage for said purpose, thereby raising in the first year an estimated $120,236.28?[3]

References

  1. Monroe County Clerk, August Election Results
  2. Michigan Secretary of State, Public Ballot
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.