Superior Township Zoning Levy Increase (August 2012)

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A Superior Township Zoning Levy Increase measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Superior, which is in Washtenaw County.

This measure sought to increase the current zoning levy by a rate of $.25 per $1,000 of assessed value for a period of three years years in order to further pay for zoning, development and conservation programs in the township. It was approved.


Election results

Superior Zoning Levy Increase
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 926 59.47%
No63140.53%

Election Results from: Washtenaw County Election Results


Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the limitation on the total general ad valorem taxes which may be assessed in any one year upon real and tangible personal property in the Charter Township of Superior, Washtenaw County, Michigan, as provided by Article IX, Section 6, of the Michigan Constitution, be increased by 0.25 mills ($0.25 per $1,000 of taxable value) for a period of three years, 2012 through 2014, inclusive, for costs associated with defending the Township Master Plan and Zoning Ordinance, which may include the purchase of development rights and conservation easements and shall the Township levy this millage increase for those purposes, thereby raising in the first year an estimated $ 137,945? A portion of the second and third year millage levied on Hyundai’s new construction only will be disbursed to the Local Development Finance Authority of the Charter Township of Superior.[1][2]

References

  1. Washtenaw County Clerk, August Proposal List
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.