Alanson School District Bond Measure (May 2010)
This measure was approved
- YES 152 (64.68%)
- NO 83 (35.32%)
This measure sought to create a bond in the amount of $960,000 in order to help with furnishing, remodeling and upgrading technology at the various school buildings in the district. The bond will add a $.35 tax, per $100 of assessed property value, to local property taxes which will amount to an average of $17.50 a year in additional taxes for local residents. The school superintendent noted that fixing the leaking roofs at one school and technology upgrades are important to the student's education.
Text of Measure
The text of the measure reads as follows:
ALANSON SCHOOL DISTRICT
BONDING PROPOSALimproving the site?
Shall Alanson Public Schools, Emmet County, Michigan, borrow the sum of not to exceed Nine Hundred Sixty Thousand Dollars ($960,000) and issue its general obligation unlimited tax bonds therefore, for the purpose of: partially remodeling, furnishing and refurnishing, equipping and re-equipping the Alanson Public School building; acquiring, installing and equipping technology; purchasing school buses; and developing and