4:30 PM Oct 31, 2013
On November 5, the voters in the Spring Lake Public Schools district will be asked to consider a $59.8 million bond program to fund: a new elementary campus; enhance district-wide technology; upgrade the Intermediate and Middle School, High School and other district buildings to meet current program needs and implement energy savings measures; replace furniture; and purchase buses.
4:27 PM Oct 31, 2013
To the Editor: The Board of Directors of the Chamber of Commerce Grand Haven, Spring Lake, Ferrysburg met on September 24 and voted to endorse the City of Grand Haven’s Infrastructure Improvement Project Bond Proposal that will be placed on the November 5 ballot for consideration by its residents.
12:01 PM Oct 31, 2013
The election for Grand Haven City Council is only days away, with three candidates vying for two seats.
8:00 AM Oct 31, 2013
In a push toward Election Day, Spring Lake school officials have worked to provide community members with information about the district’s bond proposal.
3:00 PM Oct 30, 2013
Can your vote make a difference? Yes it can.
5:25 PM Oct 29, 2013
To the Editor: The residents of the City of Ferrysburg have a great opportunity to enhance the entire Tri-Cities area by passing the bike path millage on November 5.
11:51 PM Oct 28, 2013
To the Editor: There is enough money in the community to raise money for things we need. We can get technology in many different ways, fundraisers, school loans. This is just one way to rope voters in.
9:59 PM Oct 28, 2013
To the Editor: For the children. That is what the Spring Lake bond proposal is all about and a YES vote is the right thing to do.
5:13 PM Oct 28, 2013
To the Editor: Dear readers and all who support excellent schools, Having attended all Spring Lake Public Schools meetings from February-May 2013, and more recently the public meetings on October 16 and 23, I am convinced voters are being asked to support an idea more than a plan.
5:05 PM Oct 28, 2013
To the Editor: The Spring Lake School Bond coming up for vote is asking for residents that have a home value of $120,000 to pay an additional $34/year for a brand new elementary school complex and new athletic fields in addition to other needed improvements.
4:59 PM Oct 28, 2013
To the Editor: The Spring Lake Schools community has put together an excellent plan to propel the school district into the future.
4:46 PM Oct 28, 2013
To the Editor: Dear Community Neighbor, On November 5, 2013, a school bond proposal will be brought before us the voters that impacts the future of Spring Lake Public Schools.
4:38 PM Oct 28, 2013
Spring Lake Schools outstanding debt as of August 2013 was $27,575,000. If the bond passes in November that will add $59,590,000 for a total of $87,165,000.
4:49 PM Oct 24, 2013
To the Editor: On Tuesday, November 5, Grand Haven taxpayers will be asked for an increase in property taxes to fund "infrastructure improvements."
4:44 PM Oct 23, 2013
To the Editor: On November 5, Spring Lake school district residents will have the opportunity to vote on a school millage request.
5:16 PM Oct 22, 2013
To the Editor: I am a mother of three, my oldest being age 24 and my youngest age 4. Quite the spread I know, but with two decades of experience in between. The Spring Lake Bond 2013 is on the ballot November 5 and I am definitely voting Yes.
5:10 PM Oct 22, 2013
To the Editor: The community of Spring Lake will have the opportunity on November 5 to vote as to whether or not to invest in the future of education. It comes with what appears to be a somewhat high price tag, but a price tag that must be paid.