Tri County School District Bond Measure (May 2011)

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A Tri County School District Non Residential Property Tax Renewal measure was on the May 3, 2011 ballot in the Tri County school district area which is in Kent, Newaygo and Montcalm Counties.

This measure was approved
Kent

  • YES 42 Approveda
  • NO 36 [1]

Montcalm

  • YES 536 (59.89%) Approveda
  • NO 359 (40.11%) [2]

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $945,000 in order to help pay for replacing the school roof, upgrading technology, remodel buildings as needed and purchase new buses for the school district.[3]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Tri County Area Schools, Montcalm, Kent and Newaygo Counties, Michigan, borrow the sum of not to exceed Nine Hundred Forty-Five Thousand Dollars ($945,000) and issue its general obligation unlimited tax bonds therefore, in one or more series, for the purpose of:

replacing the high school roof; acquiring and installing educational technology in school buildings; remodeling and equipping school buildings; and purchasing school buses?[4]

References

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