Weesaw Township Park Levy Proposal (November 2012)

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A Weesaw Township Park Levy proposal was on theNovember 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
Defeatedd No53160.34%
Yes 349 39.66%

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

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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]

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