Worth Township Operations Levy Increase (August 2012)

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A Worth Township Operations Levy Increase measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the township of Worth, which is in Sanilac County.

This measure sought to increase the current operations levy to one set at a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value for a further two years in order to continue to pay for general operational costs in the township. It was defeated.


Election results

Worth Operations Levy Increase
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No17161.96%
Yes 105 38.04%

Election Results from: Sanilac County Clerk


Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the voted allocated township millage rate of one (1) mill ($1 per $1,000 of taxable value), reduced to 0.6510 mill ($0.65 per $1,000 of taxable value) by the required millage rollbacks, be increased up to one (1) mill ($1 per $1,000 of taxable value) to the original allocated rate to recover that millage reduction and be levied by Worth Township for two

(2) years, 2012 through 2013 inclusive, for general operating purposes, which one (1) mill increase will raise an estimated $169,170 in the first year the millage is levied?[1][2]

References

  1. Sanilac County Clerk, August Questions
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.