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A Weesaw Township Park Levy proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Berrien County, which is in Michigan defeated.

This proposal authorized the Township of Weesaw to impose a levy of up to .5 mills ($0.50 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 2 years in order to fund parks. The estimated first year revenue from this tax is $37,145.[1]

Election Results

The following are election results for the measure:

Weesaw Township Park Levy Proposal
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No53160.34%
Yes 349 39.66%


Results via Berrien County, Michigan General Election November 6, 2012.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

In support of the Weesaw Township Parks, and to fund the continued maintenance, equipment and grant matching funds for Weesaw Township Parks, shall Weesaw Township impose a levy of up to .5 mills ($0.50 per $1,000 of taxable value) on all taxable property in the Township of Weesaw, within the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution, and levy it for 2 years, 2013 and 2014 inclusive, which .5 mills, based on current valuation, will raise an estimated $37,145.00 in 2013, the first year it is levied?[1][2]


See also


References

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



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