Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
May 02, 2017

Leelanau and Grand Traverse Counties, MI

Type: Property Tax

Outcome: Win

Results: Passed, 55%-45%

Voters will decide on a millage increase to help Bay Area Transportation Authority (BATA) officials update their fleet and facilities and offer a range of new services.  BATA is seeking a five-year, .5 mill millage rate from 2018 to 2022 – an increase over the organization’s existing millage rate of .3447. The current millage rate expires at the end of this year.  The millage increase is expected to raise an estimated $3.5 million for BATA in 2018.

2017 Results
12
States
17 Measures

Win: 15
Loss:  2

Success Rate: 88%

2016 Results
23 States
77 Measures

Win: 55
Loss: 22

 

Success Rate: 71%

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2015 Results
10 States
34 Measures

Win: 23
Loss: 11

Success Rate: 68%

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2014 Results YTD
18 States
61 Measures

Win: 42
Loss: 19

Success Rate: 69%

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2013 Results
8 States
15 Measures

Win: 11
Loss: 4

Success Rate: 73%