March 8, 2016 - Proposals
Washtenaw County - 1 Proposal
PROPOSITION TO AUTHORIZE THE RENEWAL OF THE EXISTING LEVY OF .20 MILLS TO PROVIDE FUNDING TO CONTINUE TO OPERATE AND IMPROVE THE COUNTY ENHANCED EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM BY POTENTIALLY CONSTRUCTING ADDITIONAL TOWERS, UPGRADING THE EXISTING INFRASTRUCTURE AND PURCHASING THE NECESSARY EQUIPMENT.
As a renewal of the existing extra millage, shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be imposed each year for all purposes on real and tangible personal property in Washtenaw County, Michigan continue to be increased as provided in Section 6, Article IX of the Michigan Constitution and the Board of Commissioners of the County be authorized to levy a tax not to exceed one fifth of one mill ($0.20 per $1,000 of state taxable valuation) for a period of ten (10) years, beginning with the December 1, 2016 tax levy, (which will generate estimate revenues of $2,920,963 in the first year) to continue to acquire, renovate, maintain, upgrade and operate the County’s Enhanced Emergency Communications System, potentially including constructing additional towers, upgrading the existing infrastructure, purchasing equipment, and paying for maintenance and user fees?
Pittsfield Charter Township - 1 Proposal
PARKS MILLAGE RENEWAL PROPOSAL
As a renewal of millage previously approved by the electors which has expired, shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be imposed on taxable property in the Charter Township of Pittsfield, County of Washtenaw, Michigan, be increased by 0.4855 mill ($0.4855 per $1,000 of taxable value) for a period of ten (10) years, 2016 to 2025, inclusive, to provide funds for maintaining, developing and acquiring recreation facilities and parks. It is estimated that 0.4855 mill would raise approximately $849,464 when first levied in 2016.
Clinton Community Schools - 1 Proposal
OPERATING MILLAGE RENEWAL PROPOSAL
This proposal will allow the school district to continue to levy the statutory rate of 18 mills on all property, except principal residence and other property exempted by law, required for the school district to receive its revenue per pupil foundation allowance.
Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property, except principal residence and other property exempted by law, in Clinton Community Schools, Lenawee and Washtenaw Counties, Michigan, be increased by 18 mills ($18.00 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) for the year 2016, to provide funds for operating purposes; the estimate of the revenue the school district will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2016 is approximately $947,703 (this is a renewal of millage which expired with the 2015 tax levy)?