$472 Million Reasons to Vote No………..

January 22, 2017

      The Chippewa Valley school district in Clinton Township, Michigan, has a $472 million debt, and has spent $257 million dollars in the last 12 year for “construction” and “tech “updates. Now Chippewa Valley Schools wants to borrow $89 million more  and stick it to the taxpayers yet again. They want to hold a general- […]

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Tell Ron No Bond- Part II- It’s a Matter of Trust.

November 29, 2016

It’s a matter of trust. These  Q&A  statements are taken from the District’s own website: Q. Will the proposed 2010 Bond Issue increase my taxes? A. No. If approved on February 23, there will be no increase in property taxes for the residents of our community. By approving the bond, residents are simply allowing the district […]

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Tell RON No BOND

November 29, 2016

UPDATE :  The Chippewa Valley school board has just voted YES  on the Resolution to Approve Application for Preliminary Qualification of Bonds. Here are two sets of documents relating to the current bond proposal and previous bonds: 1.) These show that they will  borrow [ scan0026] $31,543,200 from the State, and other various financial documents. Will they shop for […]

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Open Government is Behaved Government RECAP

November 11, 2014

*Transparency and Fiscal Responsibility   **OPEN GOVERNMENT IS BEHAVED GOVERNMENT** -With a 19 million dollar (according to newest audit) rainy day fund, parents should not have to send  basic school supplies . We were snowed for years with the “We are out of money ” mantra. Request Band books, English novels and weekly readers of […]

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Fresh Faces and New Topics

November 7, 2014

It was a great election!   Thanks  to all who helped  and got out the vote for me in  Campaign 2014. I met many new people , had a lot of new viewers on this site, and learned a lot!! Always a win for me!         2 fresh faces on the board is a really good […]

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