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A '''Wixom City Municipal Operating Levy Levy Increase''' proposal is on the [[November 6, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|November 6, 2012 election ballot]] in [[Oakland County, Michigan ballot measures|Oakland County]], which is in [[Michigan]].
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A '''Wixom City Municipal Operating Levy Levy Increase''' proposal was on the [[November 6, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|November 6, 2012 election ballot]] in [[Oakland County, Michigan ballot measures|Oakland County]], which is in [[Michigan]], where it was '''approved'''.
  
If approved, this proposal amends the Wixom City Charter to allow a new levy by the City of 3.5 mills ($3.5 per $1,000 of assessed taxable valuation) for 4 years to fund municipal operations such as Police, Fire and Parks and Recreation.<ref name=Oak>[http://www.oakgov.com/clerkrod/elections/Documents/nov_2012_combined_.pdf "Oakland County Elections", "Candidate and Proposals List"]</ref>
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If approved, this proposal amended the Wixom City Charter to allow a new levy by the City of 3.5 mills ($3.5 per $1,000 of assessed taxable valuation) for 4 years to fund municipal operations such as Police, Fire and Parks and Recreation.<ref name=Oak>[http://www.oakgov.com/clerkrod/elections/Documents/nov_2012_combined_.pdf "Oakland County Elections", "Candidate and Proposals List"]</ref>
  
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==Election results==
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{{Short outcome
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| title = Wixom City Tax Levy
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| yes = 3,678
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| yespct = 60.17
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| no = 2,435
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| nopct = 39.83
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| image = {{approved}}
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| unresolved =
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''Election results from [http://results.enr.clarityelections.com/MI/Oakland/43747/113256/en/summary.html Oakland County Election Results]''
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==

Revision as of 01:49, 23 November 2012

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A Wixom City Municipal Operating Levy Levy Increase proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Oakland County, which is in Michigan, where it was approved.

If approved, this proposal amended the Wixom City Charter to allow a new levy by the City of 3.5 mills ($3.5 per $1,000 of assessed taxable valuation) for 4 years to fund municipal operations such as Police, Fire and Parks and Recreation.[1]

Election results

Wixom City Tax Levy
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 3,678 60.17%
No2,43539.83%

Election results from Oakland County Election Results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall Section 9.2 of the Charter of the City of Wixom, Oakland County, Michigan, be amended so as to permit the levy by the City, beginning July 2013, of a new dedicated millage in an amount of 3.5 mills (which is equal to $3.50 on each $1,000 of taxable value) for four (4) years to provide funds for municipal operating purposes including police and fire, public works, and parks & recreation?[1][2]

See also


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Oakland County Elections", "Candidate and Proposals List"
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.