Bond 2020

Questions about the MAY 5th BOND PROPOSAL?

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Facts about the

May 5th ZERO TAX INCREASE Bond Proposal

  • If approved, there will be NO CHANGE IN THE CURRENT TAX RATE. The $0 tax increase from the current levy is a result of a decrease in bond payments from the existing debt.

  • The proposal was developed after a comprehensive facility assessment determined the short- and long-term needs of the facilities, which were reviewed and prioritized by staff and community members during two community forums.

  • More information, including frequently asked questions, can be found at www.bentleyschools.org/bond2020

  • Inquiries can also be directed to Superintendent Kristy Spann at 810.591.9120 or by email at kspann@bentleyschools.org.

  • Registered voters have two options for voting:

 


 

PROPOSED PROJECTS

Facility Improvements
Replace boilers and drinking fountains at Barhitte Elementary; replace water heater at middle school; replace sections of roof at middle and high schools; install automatic temperature control systems; upgrade parking lots

Safety & Communication
Install new fire alarm head end system and intercom at Barhitte Elementary;
upgrade security alarm system at all buildings

Learning Environment
Update instructional technology and infrastructure; update the science labs and media center at high school; improve the stage area at the middle school

Athletic Upgrades
Upgrade field events areas; install new time clock per MHSAA guidelines; prepare stadium for home track meets