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Riverview School District Bond Measure (August 2012)

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A Riverview School District Bond Measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the Riverview school district, which is in Wayne County.

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $31.98 million in order to pay for constructing additions to the high school and middle school, upgrading technology and improving athletic facilities in the school district. If approved, an addition to the current school levy would be added in the amount of $6.20 per $1,000 of assessed value for the life of the bond.[1] It was defeated.

Election results

Riverview School District Bond Measure
Defeatedd No1,87466.24%
Yes 955 33.76%

Election Results from: Wayne County Election Results

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Riverview Community School District, Wayne County, Michigan, borrow the sum of not to exceed Thirty One Million Nine Hundred Eighty Thousand Dollars ($31,980,000) and issue its general obligation unlimited tax bonds therefore, for the purpose of: erecting, furnishing and equipping additions to the High School and Middle School; partially remodeling, furnishing and refurnishing, equipping and re-equipping the High School, Middle School and elementary schools; acquiring, installing and equipping educational technology for school facilities; constructing, equipping, developing and improving athletic facilities and playfields; and developing and improving sites?[2][3]


  1. ABC 7 News, "Riverview voters to consider school bond proposal during August primary," August 1, 2012
  2. Wayne County Elections, August Proposal List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.