Michigan County Residents Support Tax Increase for School Technology

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

A proposed millage increase to pay for school technology is supported by a majority of adults polled in Muskegon County, according to the intermediate school district superintendent.

Of the 400 people who responded to a telephone survey, 68 percent were supportive of the proposed 10-year, 1-mill tax increase, said Dave Sipka, superintendent of the Muskegon Area Intermediate School District.

“We were pleased when we got the results back from the survey,” Sipka said. “The funding would actually go to support all students who are in public schools.”

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