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Egelston Township Fire Bond Measure (November 2011)

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AnEgelston Township Fire Bond Measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the township of Egelston which is in Muskegon County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 553 Approveda
  • NO 462[1]

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $2.3 million in order to pay for a new fire station in the township as well as all costs associated with site renovation, equipment needs and other related improvements as needed in the township.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Egelston Township, Muskegon County, Michigan borrow the principal amount of not-to-exceed Two Million Three Hundred Thousand Dollars ($2,300,000) and issue its general obligation unlimited tax bonds for all or a portion of that amount in one or more series payable over not-to-exceed thirty (30) years from issuance to pay the cost of designing, acquiring, constructing, furnishing and equipping a new township fire station, including demolishing structures, site work, restoring the site of the current fire station and parking lot improvements on it and related improvements, facilities and accessories as well as capitalized interest and to pay costs of issuing the bonds?[3]


  1. Muskegon County Clerk, Current Election Results
  2. Muskegon County Clerk, November Proposal List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.