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{{template:school bonds and taxes}}A '''Grandville Community College Bond Measure''' was on the [[May 8, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|May 8, 2012]] ballot in the Grandville school district area which is in [[Ottawa County, Michigan ballot measures|Ottawa]] and [[Kent County, Michigan ballot measures|Kent County]].
 
{{template:school bonds and taxes}}A '''Grandville Community College Bond Measure''' was on the [[May 8, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|May 8, 2012]] ballot in the Grandville school district area which is in [[Ottawa County, Michigan ballot measures|Ottawa]] and [[Kent County, Michigan ballot measures|Kent County]].
  
This measure was '''defeated'''
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This measure was '''defeated'''<br>
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Kent
 
* '''YES''' 2,470  
 
* '''YES''' 2,470  
 
* '''NO''' 2,508 {{defeated}}<ref>[http://www.electionmagic.com/results/mi/K41results/K4100102sum.htm ''Kent County Election'', Current Election Results]</ref>
 
* '''NO''' 2,508 {{defeated}}<ref>[http://www.electionmagic.com/results/mi/K41results/K4100102sum.htm ''Kent County Election'', Current Election Results]</ref>
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Ottawa
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* '''YES''' 157 (36.8%)
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* '''NO''' 270 (63.2%){{defeated}}<ref>[http://gis.co.ottawa.mi.us/ElectionResults/Election/Summary/MAY0812 ''Ottawa County Elections'', May Election Results]</ref>
  
 
This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $22.8 million in order to build new facilities, upgrade and equip current buildings, make improvements as needed, upgrade technology and make athletic field improvements throughout the district.<ref>[https://www.accesskent.com/appImages/elections/2012/05082012070354P.pdf  ''Kent County Elections'', March Proposal List]</ref>
 
This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $22.8 million in order to build new facilities, upgrade and equip current buildings, make improvements as needed, upgrade technology and make athletic field improvements throughout the district.<ref>[https://www.accesskent.com/appImages/elections/2012/05082012070354P.pdf  ''Kent County Elections'', March Proposal List]</ref>
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==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==
 
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   text=Shall Grandville Public Schools, Kent and Ottawa Counties, Michigan, borrow the sum of not to exceed Twenty-Two Million Eight Hundred Fifty-Five Thousand Dollars ($22,855,000) and issue its general obligation unlimited tax bonds therefor, for the purpose of: erecting, furnishing and equipping additions to and remodeling and equipping and re-equipping school buildings; purchasing school buses; acquiring technology for and  installing technology in school buildings and equipping and  re-equipping school buildings for technology; erecting, constructing, equipping and re-equipping, developing and improving athletic fields and facilities; and preparing, developing and improving sites?}}
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   text=Shall Grandville Public Schools, Kent and Ottawa Counties, Michigan, borrow the sum of not to exceed Twenty-Two Million Eight Hundred Fifty-Five Thousand Dollars ($22,855,000) and issue its general obligation unlimited tax bonds therefore, for the purpose of: erecting, furnishing and equipping additions to and remodeling and equipping and re-equipping school buildings; purchasing school buses; acquiring technology for and  installing technology in school buildings and equipping and  re-equipping school buildings for technology; erecting, constructing, equipping and re-equipping, developing and improving athletic fields and facilities; and preparing, developing and improving sites?}}
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
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A Grandville Community College Bond Measure was on the May 8, 2012 ballot in the Grandville school district area which is in Ottawa and Kent County.

This measure was defeated
Kent

  • YES 2,470
  • NO 2,508 Defeatedd[1]

Ottawa

  • YES 157 (36.8%)
  • NO 270 (63.2%)Defeatedd[2]

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $22.8 million in order to build new facilities, upgrade and equip current buildings, make improvements as needed, upgrade technology and make athletic field improvements throughout the district.[3]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Grandville Public Schools, Kent and Ottawa Counties, Michigan, borrow the sum of not to exceed Twenty-Two Million Eight Hundred Fifty-Five Thousand Dollars ($22,855,000) and issue its general obligation unlimited tax bonds therefore, for the purpose of: erecting, furnishing and equipping additions to and remodeling and equipping and re-equipping school buildings; purchasing school buses; acquiring technology for and installing technology in school buildings and equipping and re-equipping school buildings for technology; erecting, constructing, equipping and re-equipping, developing and improving athletic fields and facilities; and preparing, developing and improving sites?[4]

References

  1. Kent County Election, Current Election Results
  2. Ottawa County Elections, May Election Results
  3. Kent County Elections, March Proposal List
  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.