Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
May 03, 2011

Benzie County, MI

Type: Property Tax

Outcome: Win

Results: Passed, 75%-25%

This measure asked voters to renew and restore a 0.5 mill tax for Benzie Bus for 5 years. Without approval, Benzie Bus service would have been forced to stop indefinitely. The measure is expected to raise about $541,000 in its first year. This is the first time voters were asked to renew the millage for the five-year old system.

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%