GPPS Bond

Back to Article
Back to Article

GPPS Bond

Patrick Kotlarz, Staff Writer

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






The Grosse Pointe Public Schools System is considering a school bond, if it’s approved. The voters might approve a 111,040,000 dollar bond. On May 21, an attorney from Miller Canfield presented a proposal to the bond. It will be voted on November 6th, 2018. There are orange stickers around almost every school in the district. The orange stickers represent all of the things that are are going to be fixed or replaced. This would include lights, pipe systems, air conditioners, computers and so on. Although there are a lot of supporters there are also people against the bond. Secretary Cindy Pangborn and Trustee Ahmed Ismail are some people against this bond. Board members Brian Summerfield, Margaret Weetrz, Judy Gafa, Kathleen Abke and Christofer Profeta voted in favor of the bond. This bond has gone through a lot of meetings. “A lot of the community has already been involved in this process.” said Summerfield, “ It’s really been three years in the making. It’s time we do this and move forward with this, because the district needs it.” According to District officials the average GPPSS building is 77 years old and some of these old buildings need updates.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Left
  • GPPS Bond

    Showcase

    Wrestling Comes to Pierce!

  • GPPS Bond

    Showcase

    Pierce Pride

  • GPPS Bond

    Showcase

    Pierce Middle School 2018-2019

  • GPPS Bond

    Showcase

    Wrestling Comes to Pierce!

  • GPPS Bond

    Special Features

    New Changes At Pierce

  • GPPS Bond

    Special Features

    New Year’s Eve Around the World

  • GPPS Bond

    News

    Voyager 2 Leaves the Solar System

  • GPPS Bond

    News

    World’s Longest Sea-Crossing Bridge Opens between Hong Kong and China

  • GPPS Bond

    Sports

    UofM Beats MSU

  • GPPS Bond

    News

    NASA’s Next Mars Rover

Navigate Right
GPPS Bond