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Union City Village Police Levy Proposal (November 2012)

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A Union City Village Police Levy proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Branch County, which is in Michigan where it was unresolved.

This measure proposed to authorize the Village of Union City to impose a property tax of 4 mills ($4 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 10 years in order to fund the continued operation of the City Police Department. The estimated first year revenue from this tax was $79,772.[1]

Election Results

The following are election results for the measure:

Union City Village Police Levy Proposal
Defeatedd No27850.00%
Yes 278 50.00%

Results via County of Branch, Unofficial Results for November 6, 2012.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the Village of Union City levy a total of 4 mills ($4.00 per $1,000) on taxable value of property located in the Village of Union City for 10 years beginning with the 2013 tax levy year and running through 2022 tax levy year (inclusive), which will raise in the first year of such tax levy an estimated revenue of $79,772 to be used for the specific purpose of continuing to operate the Village of Union City Police Department? If approved this would be a new additional millage.[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Branch County Elections, Official Proposals for November 2012
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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