Vanderbilt Area School District Levy Renewal Proposal (November 2012)

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A Vanderbilt Area School District Levy Renewal proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Charlevoix, Otsego and Cheboygan Counties, which are in Michigan.

This measure proposed to authorize the Vanderbelt Area School District to levy up to .75 mill ($0.75 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 4 years in order to continue to provide a sinking fund, which provides construction and repair for school buildings in the District. The estimated first year revenue from this tax was $70,000?[1]

Charlevoix County

The following are election results for the measure:

Vanderbilt Area School District Levy Proposal
Defeatedd No6560.19%
Yes 43 39.81%

Results via Charlevoix County Clerk, 2012 Official November General Election Results.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be assessed agains all property in Vanderbilt Area Schools, Otsego, Charlevoix and Cheboygan Counties, Michigan, be increased by and the board of education be authorized to levy not to exceed .75 mill ($0.75 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) for a period of 4 years, 2012 to 2015, inclusive, to continue to provide for a sinking fund for the construction or repair of school buildings and all other purpose authorized by law; the estimate of the revenue the school district will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2012 is approximately $70,000?[1][2]

See also


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