Flint School District Sinking Fund Levy (August 2010)

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A Flint School District Sinking Fund Levy measure was on the August 3, 2010 ballot in the school district of Flint which is in Genesee County.

This measure sought to increase the local school levy to $4 per $1,000 of assessed property for a further ten years in order to create a sinking fund for the district to be used for repairs and construction of school buildings.[1]

This measure was approved

  • YES 5,710 (56.88%) Approveda
  • NO 4,329 (43.12%)[2]

The question on the ballot:


BUILDING AND SITE SINKING FUND TAX LEVY Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property in School District of the City of Flint, Genesee County, Michigan, be increased by and the board of education be authorized to levy not to exceed 4 mills ($4.00 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) for a period of 10 years, 2011 to 2020, inclusive, to create a sinking fund for the construction or repair of school buildings and all other purposes authorized by law; the estimate of the revenue the school district will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2011 is approximately $4,722,467?[3]


  1. Genesee County Clerk's Office, August 3, Proposal Language (dead link)
  2. Gensee County Elections, August 3 Election Results Summary (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.