A Cedar Springs School District Sinking Fund Levy Increase
measure will be on the February 28, 2012
ballot in the Cedar Springs school district area which is in Kent
and Newaygo Counties
This measure seeks to increase the current school levy by a rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a period of ten years in order to pay for the school sinking fund which goes towards reodeling and repair projects in the district.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|| Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property in Cedar Springs Public Schools, Kent and Newaygo Counties, Michigan, be increased by and the board of education be authorized to levy not to exceed 1 mill ($1.00 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) for a period of 10 years, 2012 to 2021, inclusive, to create a sinking fund for the renovation, remodeling 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 2012 is approximately $521,000.