MI (please enjoy the video from MI as we gather results.)
2 questions on the ballot
1) levy a tax of 0.5394 of one (1) mill ($0.5394 on each $1,000.00 of Taxable Value) for a period of four years to provide ““Activities and Services” for Older Persons (individuals 60 years of age or older) for social, legal, health, housing, educational, emotional, nutritional, recreational and mobility services and senior service facility improvements?” Would provide in the first year $521,535.
2) to restore the 0.55 of one (1) mill, which was levied in 2006 through 2009 … to levy a tax not to exceed 0.0106 of one (1) mill ($0.0106 on each $1,000.00 of Taxable Value) for a period of four years for providing “Activities and Services” for Older Persons (individuals 60 years of age or older) for social, legal, health, housing, educational, emotional, nutritional, recreational and mobility services and senior service facility improvements? Would provide in the first year $10,249.
3) to levy a tax of 0.1250 (1/8) mill ($0.1250 on each $1000.00 of Taxable Value) for a period of four years for providing funds to equip, operate, maintain and provide support and assistance services to Veterans through the Alpena County Department of Veterans Affairs. If passed it would raise in the first year (2010) is $124,380.79.
4) to levy a tax one half of one (1/2) mill ($0.50 on each $1000.00 of Taxable Value) for a period of four years for providing “Recreational Activities” for Youth and Recreation for Alpena County Residents, as well as, recreational service and improvement or development of recreational sites? Will collect, if the millage is approved and levied, in the first year $483,000.”
Saugatuck township (registered voters 2306, ballots cast 351, spolied 2, turnout
Yes 273 (77.87%)
No 78 (22.22%)
Douglas City registered voters 1009, ballots cast 199, turnout 19.7%
Yes 174 (87.44%)
No 25 (12.56%)
Saugatuck city (registered voters 804, ballots cast 171 , spolied , turnout 21.27%)
Yes 150 (87.72%)
No 21 (12.28%)
1.5 mils per year for 20 years to either build a new courthouse/annex, or renovation, or renovate the Baraga County Memorial Hospital.
Fire and Police Protection Millage registered voters 935, Ballots cast 139, spoiled 1, turnout 14.87%
Yes 88 (63.77%)
No 50 (36.23%)
Lake Township – .75 mills from now on for a library.
Covert Public Schools District Levy Vote
For a levy to cover infrastructure and repair costs, 2 mills ($2 for every $1,000 of property value) for 20 years.
City of Benton Harbor
City Commissioner – Ward 1 (registered voters 2682, ballots cast
Richard Alexander 46
Sharon Henderson 60
Eddie Marshall 65
City Commissioner – Ward 2
City Commissioner – At Large (Vote for 2)
Mary Alice Adams 157
Japhy Bartlett 31
Bryan Joseph 261
Margie Carter 24
Lisa Gulley 111
Ruthie Haralson 143
David Shaw 221
City of Niles
Mayor – registered voters 8916, ballots cast 558, spoiled 2, turnout .06%
Bruce Leach 51
Mike McCauslin 296
Tim Skalla 194
Micheal Squier II 17
City of St. Joseph
Township of Bertrand
Supervisor – Republican Primary registered voters 2141, ballots cast 386, turnout 18.03%
Matthew Remmo 86
Scott Bonner 261
Earl Lintz 37
Trustee – Republican Primary
Alice King 230
Anna Norton 150
maybe the other 16 votes were blanks.
Galien Township Trustee – Democratic Primary
Larry Metzger 13
Galien Township Treasurer – Democratic Primary
Kendra Truhn 13
Emmett Township Tax Vote
Emmett Township reduced its public safety millage from 1.79% to 1.69% and would like to renew it at the 1.69 for 10 years to cover the cost of retaining eight police and fire positions. Total raised, if passed, $549,201.00.
Sugar Island Township
Montcalm Community College
Delta County – 3rd Comm. District
Maple Ridge Township
Lansing City – 1st Ward
Recall mania continues! Three local positions are facing recall here. The complaint is that the City increased taxes, voted to appoint one particular member, had a secret meeting to increase another tax.
Should the following City Councilmembers be recalled?
MS (AP counts votes) Click here to see what Jamie had written about this in his excellent profile.
Runoff for Democratic Gubenatorial candidate
Agriculture Commissioner – GOP Primary
|District Attorney – District 16 – Dem Primary|
|Governor – Dem Primary|
|Governor – GOP Primary|
|Lieutenant Governor – GOP Primary|
Northampton, MA Ward 3 – Read the background (you won’t be sorry!) registered voters 18,939 – ballots cast 884 – turnout 4.6%
Owen Freeman-Daniels 658
Arnie Levinson 223
Chris McCally 2
W. Sidney Stern 1
Kansas City – Board of Education of Center School District No. 58 of Jackson County, Missouri
A tax levy of the District to $5.7151 per one hundred dollars of assessed valuation, and to use such funds to provide for school programs, operating costs, ongoing facility maintenance and capital improvements. If this proposition is approved, the adjusted operating tax levy of the District is estimated to increase $0.76 from $4.9551 currently to $5.7151 per one hundred dollars of assessed valuation.
registered voters 19,758, ballots cast 2377, turnout 12%
Yes 1276 (53.93%)
No 1090 (46.07%)
Seymour RII School District, a levy which would have provided $3.5 million.
registered voters 2923, ballots cast 640, spoiled 4, turnout 21.9%
Yes 197 30.97%
No 439 69.03%
City of Grandview
Impose a tax on the charges for all sleeping rooms paid by transient guests of hotels and motels in Grandview, Missouri, at a rate of five percent (5%) for the purpose of promoting tourism?
Yes 395 (75.38%)
No 129 (24.62%)
Texas County registered voters 4047, ballots cast 1017, spoiled ballot 1, turnout 25.13%
Should Houston R-I School District join with the Ozarks Technical Community College District?
Yes 485 (47.73%)
No 531 (52.27%)
St. Clair County registered voters 855, ballots cast 108, turnout 12.6%
Millage levy of .29 cents per hundred dollars of property value for Collings Fire Protection District.
Camden County registered voters 1954, ballots cast 1171, turnout 59.9%
Millage Levy for Climax Springs R IV School District to build a new school. The proposition would have raised the current operating tax levy ceiling bby .94 cents per $100.00 of value for thirty years and reduced the ceiling by .94 cents per hundred at the end of that period.
Recall of Lebanon, MO Mayor C.P. Craig registered voters 8,450 – ballots cast 2,237 – spoiled 3 – turnout 26.5%
For removal 1,796 (80.39%)
Against removal 438 (19.61%)
Dothan City Commission District 2
Amos Newsome 232
Jimmy Whatham 171
Dothan City Commission District 4
Critt Snellgrove 582
John Craig 391
Dothan City School Board District 2 election
Franklin Jones 340
Mary Farmer 51