PAW PAW, MI (WKZO AM/FM) – The Paw Paw Public Schools (PPPS) Board of Education announced Tuesday that it is placing a $53.64 million bond proposal on the August election ballot to fund district-wide facility upgrades.
If approved by voters, the bond proposal would increase the district’s existing debt millage rate by 1.0 mill.
For a home with a $50,000 taxable value ($100,000+ market value), the homeowner would realize an approximate $4.17/month property tax increase.
“This bond issue would allow us to make updates to spaces across the district so we can create modern learning environments and increase space efficiencies for PPPS students,” Superintendent Rick Reo said in a statement.
In addition to district-wide improvements to every facility, the purpose of the bond issue is to add a multipurpose…