Reader questions timing of Elk Rapids School bond issue

Salvatore Castronovo PhD - Elk Rapids

A “slick” brochure has been mailed to the residents of Elk Rapids promoting the School Bond issue appearing on the November 3, 2020 election ballot.  Unfortunately the brochure lacks detail regarding the cost of the renovations, improvements and new facilities that are proposed to benefit from the $49,995,000 i.e. $50,000,000 bond issue.  The bond issue is billed as a necessity, but without costs for the individual projects.  One would assume that in order to arrive at the $49,995,000 figure that costs for the individual projects would have been estimated.

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