Midland Public School District Bonding Proposal (May 2013)

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A Midland Public School District Bonding proposal was defeated on the May 7, 2013, election ballot in Midland County, which is in Michigan.

If approved, this measure would have authorized the Midland Public School District to increase its debt by $20.88 million through issuing general obligation bonds in that amount in order to fund the improvement projects described below in the Text of measure section.[1]

Election results

Midland School Bonding Proposal 1
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No2,30452.5%
Yes 2,081 47.5%
These results are from NBC25 news coverage of election results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall Midland Public Schools, Midland County, Michigan, borrow the sum of not to exceed Twenty million Eight Hundred Eighty Thousand Dollars ($20,880,000) and issue its general obligation unlimited tax bonds therefor in one or more series, for the purpose of:

acquiring and installing instructional technology for school facilities; remodeling and equipping and re-equipping school facilities for technology purposes; and developing and improving sites for technology purposes?[1][2]

Supporters

  • League of Women Voters

See also

External links

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Michigan SoS Public Ballot Search
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.