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Voters to choose mayors, city councils

Grosse Pointe Times | Published October 23, 2019

In the Grosse Pointe Times’ coverage area, voters will choose mayors and city councils in their respective cities, as well as municipal court judges in Grosse Pointe City and Woods. Candidates were asked, in 75 words or fewer, to state the top items they wish to accomplish if elected and how they would go about accomplishing them. If a candidate went over the word limit, ( … ) replaced the rest of the answer. (I) indicates the candidate is an incumbent. The answers are printed verbatim except where material is omitted due to personal attacks or items we know to be false or  that are blatant misrepresentations. Profiles appear only for candidates in contested races.

For additional information about these candidates and others, visit the League of Women Voters of Grosse Pointe website at grossepointe.mi.lwvnet.org or www.vote411.org.

 

Grosse Pointe City Mayor
Two candidates are running for one two-year term.

Christopher Boettcher (I)
Age: 55
Occupation: President – Airtec Corporation
Municipality of residence: City of Grosse Pointe
For how long: 28 years
Online campaign information: Facebook – Christopher Boettcher for Mayor
Education: Western Michigan University – BA
Previously held elected offices: City of Grosse Pointe Council 8 years, Mayor 2 years
Top goals: Oversee the completion of our new Public Safety, Public Works, and Courthouse Buildings on time and under budget.
Implement the Mainstreet – Grosse Pointe Program for our Village District.
Improve our road plan to complete projects quickly and more effectively.
Continue to focus on fiscal responsibility while providing improvements throughout our community.
Improve communication with our residents through advancements in technology.

Sheila Tomkowiak
Age: 65
Occupation: Principal and Creative Director, Grayton Integrated Publishing; Adjunct Instructor, Journalism, Wayne State University
Municipality of residence: City of Grosse Pointe
For how long: 32 years
Online campaign information: SheilaForGrossePointe.com
Education: Central Michigan University, BA Journalism; University of Southern California, Fellowship, Knight Digital Media
Previously held elected offices: City Council, City of Grosse Pointe, 2016 to present
Top goals: I am passionate about what our City has been, what it is now, and what it can be. I will work to ensure safe and secure neighborhoods, preserve and enhance property values, strengthen investment in our business districts, maintain the highest standards of fiscal responsibility, and increase collaboration with surrounding communities. My professional and City Council experience, strong work ethic, and communication and collaboration skills will move us forward into a future we shape together.


Grosse Pointe City Council
Five candidates are running for three four-year terms.

Matthew Boddy
Age: 45
Occupation: Head of Sales & Marketing, North and South America
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe
For how long: 5 years
Online campaign information: www.facebook.com/boddyforgp council
Education: BS Management Systems (General Motors Institute, 1995)
MA Economics (Walsh College, 2005)
Previously held elected offices: None
Top goals: My top goals focus on sustaining and building our “Community Value Proposition”.
1. Technology & Infrastructure investments to support
a. ease of access to city services (via app)
b. upgrading mobility (e.g., bike paths, smart traffic systems)
2. Green & Carbon Neutral
a. Create & implement plan (via DTE partnership) for smart electric grid, increase renewable power generation
3. Creating greater & extended sense of community with our residents and the surrounding cities

David T. Fries
Age: 67
Occupation: Integrated Logistics Support Vehicle Configuration Manager / Property Manager
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe
For how long: 30 years
Online campaign information: FACE BOOK
Education: Certified Acquisition Professional Level III - Public Administration BA – Business Administration AD- Communication AD
Previously held elected offices: None
Top goals:
VISION “Improving People’s Lives”
PRO Business
• Support a New “Vision” — MEDC Economic Development Program
• Support the Michigan “Main Street Program”
• Support the DDA
• Promote a “Pure Michigan Program” Target Detroit
• Merchants have not ever seen a City Council person in their business
• Inclusive collaboration and communication with Business groups
• “Lower “Fees” and “Taxes”
• Free Parking in the Village
Parking fee should only be 9 to 5 or…

Donald J. Parthum Jr. (I)
Age: 61
Occupation: Attorney
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe
For how long: 27 years
Online campaign information: None
Education: Detroit College of Law, Juris Doctor, Cum Laude, 1993; Central Michigan University, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, 1984.
Previously held elected offices: City Council for past 12 years.
Top goals: Oversight of the Public Safety and Public Works construction projects making sure they are completed on time and under budget; explore a different, unique approach to maintain/develop the City’s downtown district enabling it to grow and remain vibrant; enhance communications with residents; monitor and evaluate the street resurfacing program to ensure it is conducted in the most cost efficient and least disruptive manner; and explore options to evaluate and address the parking issues.

John Stempfle (I)
Age: 72
Occupation: Attorney
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe
For how long: 33 years
Online campaign information: None
Education: B.A. University of Michigan, J.D. St. Mary’s University, San Antonio, TX
Previously held elected offices: City of Grosse Pointe council member. Elected in 2003, 2007, 2011 and 2015.
Top goals: To revitalize and enhance the Village by partnering with the State of Michigan’s Main Street Program through the City’s Downtown Development Authority. To redesign the City’s website to better communicate with our residents. To continue monitoring the construction of the new Department of Public Safety and the Department of Public Works sites to ensure their timely completion. To continue working with Maire School parents and administration to keep this outstanding school open.

Terence A. Thomas
Age: 50
Occupation: Attorney
Municipality of residence: City of Grosse Pointe
For how long: 12 years
Online campaign information: No answer given
Education: U of D Jesuit High School & Academy, Albion College and University of Wisconsin Law School
Previously held elected offices: None
Top goals: If elected to Grosse Pointe City Council, I have three objectives: 1) streaming live or demand all public meetings; 2) getting citizen input on all major development projects and appropriate social media platforms to keep citizens engaged and informed; and 3) working with appropriate stakeholders to improve business promotion and the City of Grosse Pointe as place to live.

 

Grosse Pointe Farms City Council
Four candidates are running for three four-year terms.

Sierra Donaven (I)
Age: 60
Occupation: No answer given
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Farms
For how long: 8 years, 6 months
Online campaign information: No online campaign information
Education: B.S. – CRJ, WSU, 1983
Previously held elected offices: No previously held elected offices
Top goals: P. S. Department, Infrastructure, Community Relations, Beautification Projects/Parks

Joe Ricci (I)
Age: 67
Occupation: Automobile Dealer
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Farms
For how long: 40 yrs
Online campaign information: No answer given
Education: Masters degree UofM
Previously held elected offices: Farms Councilman – 7 Yrs
Top goals: Currently, I see 3 issues GPF will have to deal with over the next 4 years and would be my top goals if re-elected. The excess water runoff from the inland district which directly affects our water bills. The Lakeshore Road erosion problem and the continue improvement of the Mack Ave and Moross area which is the “Gateway” to our community.

Neil Sroka
Age: 35
Occupation: Communications Director for Democracy for America
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Farms
For how long: Three years in Grosse Pointe Farms, four years in the Pointes.
Online campaign information: www.NeilSroka.com
Education: B.A., George Washington University, Washington, D.C.; student at Oxford University’s Pembroke College
Previously held elected offices: None
Top goals:
• Adding the perspectives & challenges of the Farms’ growing number of young families to Council discussions.
• Making government more transparent and accessible by streaming GPF City Council meetings on the Internet.
• Maintaining GPF’s character, amenities, & top-notch public services while seizing opportunities for smart growth that attracts new families & helps retain longtime residents.
• Taking proactive steps to demonstrate our commitment to equity and inclusion like passing an inclusive non-discrimination ordinance.

Lev Wood (I)
Age: No answer given
Occupation: Manager, Director and shareholder, Midwestern Software Solutions, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Farms
For how long: 14 years
Online campaign information: I do not have a campaign website
Education: Syracuse University, BA; Wayne State University, MA, Michigan State University Extension, Master Citizen Planner Certificate
Previously held elected offices: No previously elected offices held.
Top goals: 1. Budget:  Maintain Farms’ low millage rate (lowest in the Grosse Pointes), continue to meet pension and retiree healthcare obligations, maintain our AAA bond rating and our strong General Fund Fund Balance.
2. Public Safety:  Fully support and fund our fine Public Safety Department.
3. Infrastructure:  Strong funding for road repairs, negotiate a long-term solution to fix the deteriorating Lake St. Clair seawall and find a long-term solution to managing storm water runoff problems.

 

Grosse Pointe Farms City Council, partial term
Six candidates are running for one two-year terms.

Anthony Chalut
Age: 55
Occupation: Detective, Grosse Pointe Woods Public Safety Department
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Farms
For how long: 23 years
Online campaign information: Facebook — Anthony Chalut for Grosse Pointe Farms City Council
Education: Bishop Gallagher High School
Sienna Highs University, Bachelor’s Degree in Public Safety Studies
Central Michigan University, Master’s Degree in Public Administration
Previously held elected offices: /None
Top goals: My entire adult life I have worked for a municipal government and in that time I have come to understand and appreciate the operations of a municipality.
I believe that the application of both my education and relevant, local experience will help to guide our community into the 21st century, and continue the excellent city service delivery, public safety, and property values we have come to expect and enjoy.

Andrew H. Dervan
Age: 67
Occupation: Retired chemist, worked for combined 35 years with Ford Motor Co. Paint Division and DuPont Performance Coatings
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Farms
For how long: 34 years
Online campaign information: None
Education: 1973 BA Chemistry, Bridgewater State College, Bridgewater, MA
1982 MESC Chemistry, University of Detroit, Detroit, MI
Previously held elected offices: None
Top goals: Managing the many challenges that the City of Grosse Pointe Farms faces: maintaining the city’s aging infrastructure, city properties and equipment, resident’s safety, and escalating employee pension and medical costs.
Properly implementing Inland Sewer separation project dictated by the class action suit filed after 2011 sewer backs.  
Having regularly attended City Council meetings since 2011, I have learned a lot about the city’s operations, and have interacted with city officials and council members

Jamie Dingeman
Age: 53
Occupation: Commercial Real Estate
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Farms
For how long: Since 2004, and also back in the 1970’s/1980’s.
Online campaign information: Facebook, Dingeman for GP Farms Council
Education: Kerby School, Brownell Middle School, Grosse Pointe South High School, the University of Colorado (Bachelor’s Degree, Finance Major), and Northwestern University (Accounting Certificate).  
Previously held elected offices: None
Top goals: Committed to working with City decision makers, community stakeholders, and other influencers to generate cost effective solutions that improve the quality of life for all residents.   
Supporter of community safety initiatives, infrastructure improvements, parks/recreation enhancements, and maintaining lower property taxes as compared to peer communities.

Beth Konrad-Wilberding
Age: 69
Occupation: Principal- Konrad Communications, LLC & Adjunct Professor — Wayne State University
Former Senior Vice President — NBD-First Chicago Bank- (Now Chase)
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Farms
For how long: 3 years — previously grew up — 140 Lewiston Rd, Grosse Pte. Farms — and lived there for 18 years.
Online campaign information: Face book — Elect Beth Konrad- Wilberding for Grosse Pointe Farms City Council.
Education: MA — Wayne State University — Communications
BS- Indiana State University- Mass Communications- Radio TV Film-
Previously held elected offices: Former: Grosse Pointe Pubic Schools Board Member.
Top goals: Infrastructure and Sustainability: Aging infrastructure is a major issue, with water, sewage systems, and the Lakeshore breakwall in need of repair. I will strengthen liaisons with Wayne County, state and federal government to ensure these needs are met. Ensure and maintain a balanced budget and low millage rate through responsible spending, funding and bond debt retirement. Enhance Mack Ave. Business District. Beth strongly supports GPF’s Mayor and administration in forming partnerships and business relations to maximize development.

Catherine F. Saurbier
Age: No answer given
Occupation: Retired Health Care Consultant
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Farms
For how long: 30 years
Online campaign information: No answer given
Education: Masters, Public Administration, University of Michigan/Dearborn
Bachelor of Science, Medical Record Science, Mercy College of Detroit
Previously held elected offices: No previously held elected offices
Top goals: My goal is to focus on keeping GPF as one of the best places to live in Michigan. To accomplish that I would strive to maintain the lowest tax rate while providing the highest level of service to residents; address long term planning for infrastructure maintenance and improvements; seek input from residents, business and realtors; and cooperate with other GP communities to address business development and bordering community issues.

John W. Steininger
Age: 69
Occupation: Executive
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Farms
For how long: 16 years (63 years in the Pointes)
Online campaign information: n/a
Education: Grosse Pte. High School, 1968; Wayne State University, 1974
Previously held elected offices: GP Board of Education: Trustee 2008-2011; Board President 2010-2011
Top goals: Work to minimize the intrusive inconvenience to residents & stakeholders of infrastructure repairs and improvements through better planning and dialog with approved contractors.
Eliminate sewerage charges on landscaping water usage by adopting a plan similar to those already available in other Michigan communities.
Improve the quality of community life for all residents and stakeholders without assessment of any additional taxes.

 

Grosse Pointe Park City Council
Five candidates are running for three four-year terms.

John E. Chouinard (I)
Age: 75
Occupation: Financial planner
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Park
For how long: 44 years
Online campaign information: No answer given
Education: B.S. from University of Detroit
Previously held elected offices: current council member for Grosse Pointe Park
Top goals: I want to continue our safe city status for our Grosse Pointe Park residents. I will continue to work tirelessly to keep Trombly School open. I will work to address and help resolve our high water challenges in the marina area and the high water occurrences during a heavy rainfall. I will help facilitate the building of the Carol and Paul Schaap Center for the Performing Arts and the Richard and Jane Manoogian Art Gallery.

Daniel E. Clark (I)
Age: 69
Occupation: Manager, U.S. Govt., Social Security Administration, retired.
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Park
For how long: 42
Online campaign information: Daniel Clark For Council on Facebook
Education: BA Western Michigan University, Philosophy and Political Science
MA Michigan State University, Philosophy
University of Virginia, Post Grad, Public Admin.
Previously held elected offices: I am the Mayor Pro Tem seeking my ninth four year term on the Grosse Pointe Park City Council    
Top goals: During the last thirty-two years, I have maintained a commitment to three principle goals: First, to ensure that we live in a safe and secure environment; second, to improve and expand upon the services and amenities that are provided to our residents; and third, to guarantee the very best stewardship of our scarce resources. To these I would add addressing the closure of our Trombly neighborhood school and the safety of all our schoolchildren.

Aimee Rogers Fluitt
Age: 48
Occupation: Security consultant/stay-at-home parent
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Park
For how long: 5 years
Online campaign information: Facebook: Aimee Fluitt Park Candidate
Education: B.A., History/Secondary Education, William Jewell College
Previously held elected offices: None
Top goals: I’ll implement better and more timely communication with residents. Council agendas and decisions need to be well publicized. I’ll also propose family-friendly initiatives that appeal to new prospective families. We must have daycare options, and our park amenities and city offices need more flexible hours. I’d like to implement green initiatives, such as recycling bins in our public spaces and parks, and working with our neighbors to protect Lake St. Clair.

Michele Marie Hodges
Age: 52
Occupation: Non Profit Executive
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Park
For how long: 18 years
Online campaign information: linkedin.com/in/micheleyounghodges
Education: Bachelors of Science, Urban Planning, Michigan State University; and multiple certifications.
Previously held elected offices: None
Top goals: AAA rated communities are well managed and have solid infrastructure, housing stock, schools, and leadership. They possess an engaged citizenry, are solution oriented, globally minded and locally committed. To ensure success for Grosse Pointe Park, my goal is to ground every decision in its likely impact on a AAA rating. AAA quality leadership is the domino I aspire to be for the betterment of our GPP. With it, everything else cascades into place.

Vikas Relan
Age: 46
Occupation: Manager of Global Education: Henry Ford Health System Innovation Institute
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Park
For how long: 2005 — 14 years
Online campaign information: Facebook page “Vikas Relan for GPP City Council”
Education: Bachelor of Education, Wayne State University Master of Education, Wayne State University — currently completing
Previously held elected offices: None
Top goals:
Transparency / Accountability
policies and procedures must be followed in an open fashion, allowing for community engagement prior to decision making
Communication
key for proper leadership
interaction and exchanging of ideas with residents is a must
Safety for pedestrians and vehicular intersections at school crossings
Already working on numerous improvements for children’s safety
NOW is the time to build a vision for an even more vibrant GPP that will attract families for generations

 

Grosse Pointe Woods City Council
Five candidates are running for three four-year terms.

Art Bryant (I)
Age: 75
Occupation: Engineer Retired from Ford Motor Co
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Woods MI
For how long: 40 years
Online campaign information: No answer given
Education: BA Wayne State University
Previously held elected offices: 3 four year terms on Grosse Pointe Woods City Council
Top goals: As we continue to recover from the financial declines of the past few years, we must work to maintain our fine public safety record, continue to improve all property values, support an inclusive environment, and maintain our unmatched city services and parks. We must continue to promote Mack Avenue businesses and their needs, and support beautification of the business area. We must also concentrate on plans to improve infrastructure.

Kenneth Gafa
Age: 54
Occupation: International Representative United Auto Workers & Journeyman Electrician with 25 years experience
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Woods
For how long: 23 years
Online campaign information: Facebook/Kenn Gafa for Grosse Pointe Woods City Council
Education: Macomb Community College
Previously held elected offices: None
Top goals: Our Mack Avenue business district needs our help as empty store fronts are increasing. By partnering and promoting the business district with its diverse shopping and dining, we are able to showcase the beautiful city we live in, thereby attracting potential new residents as well as enhance our appeal as a business friendly, family oriented community. A community focused on nurturing its children and providing opportunities for its senior citizens.

Michael Koester (I)
Age: 36
Occupation: Patent Examiner
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Woods
For how long: 33 Years
Online campaign information: n/a
Education: Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering - University of Michigan - Ann Arbor - 2004,  Masters of Engineering in Manufacturing - University of Michigan - Ann Arbor - 2007 
Previously held elected offices: Grosse Pointe Woods City Council Member since 2011
Top goals: There are 2 issues that I plan on focusing on when elected. The first, is for the City Council to continue to be a good steward of the city’s resources. Specifically, this means making prudent budgetary decisions by paying attention to the details. Secondly, I think we need to continue finding the right balance between respecting the traditions of our city while also looking towards the future to best serve the needs of our community.

Richard Shetler Jr. (I)
Age: 48
Occupation: Program Manager for a Construction Firm with 25 years of previous business experience in manufacturing/operations
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Woods
For how long: 45 years
Online campaign information: #ShetlerforGPW
Education: Michigan State University B.S. Business Pre Law
Previously held elected offices: I am serving my second term on Grosse Pointe
Woods City Council
Top goals: We must continue the level of city services that the residents receive with continuous improvement. Within the current budget criteria considering that Grosse Pointe Woods was at the maximum mileage rate allowable when I assumed office. The City needs to continue (roads/water/sewer) work under current budget parameters. A new approach needs to be taken in regards to the Mack Avenue business district from the city aspect such as Main Street from the MEDC.

Seth A. Winterholler
Age: 34
Occupation: Law Enforcement Professional
Municipality of residence: I live in Grosse Pointe Woods along with my wife and our one year old son.
For how long: Six years
Online campaign information: SethForGPW.com
Education: I graduated summa cum laude from Liberty University with a Bachelor of Science in public administration
Previously held elected offices: None
Top goals: I’m a political outsider and am personally funding my campaign. I’ll bring a fresh perspective and new energy to Council. I’ll utilize my experience to help decrease crime. I’ll increase transparency by live-streaming council meetings and upgrading our website. I want to revitalize Mack Ave by helping to market vacant businesses and upgrading our parking meters so you can pay with your credit card or cell phone. See SethForGPW.com for more details.


Grosse Pointe Shores City Council
Four candidates are running for three four-year terms.

Ryan P. Case
Age: 39
Occupation: CPA
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Shores
For how long: 6 years
Online campaign information: N/A
Education: Bachelors - MSU  Masters - Walsh College
Previously held elected offices: N/A
Top goals: The top goal is to improve the financial standing of the city, whether from additional revenue streams or a review of expenditures. A second priority is to add some amenities to our park in a fiscally responsible manner, including but not limited to a banquet hall, fitness center, or pickleball courts.

Danielle Gehlert
Age: 53
Occupation: Dentist, Clairpointe Family Dental
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Shores
For how long: 12Y
Online campaign information: personal email - yelligirl@aol.com
Education: BA University of Michigan 1987, DDS University of Michigan 1991
Previously held elected offices: None
Top goals: Continue updating and improving our park facility. Ideally, formulating a master plan for a Grosse Pointe Shores community center while maintaining our current mil rate in GPS.

Douglas Kucyk (I)
Age: 65
Occupation: Retired
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Shores
For how long: Nearly 8 years
Online campaign information: No online
Education: Master of aeronautical science Embry-Riddle aeronautical univ
Previously held elected offices: City council GPS    Top goals: My campaign slogan is Served our Country, Ready to serve our Community. Over the past four years on council, we have been fiscally responsible in maintaining a balanced budget, maintaining the infrastructure, upgrading our park, looking out for our pensioners and improving city services. Looking ahead we must ensure we better serve our diverse demographic of young and old and maintain fiscal balance in light of rising healthcare and prescription costs and state regulations.

John T. Seago
Age: 63
Occupation: General Dentist
Municipality of residence: Grosse Pointe Shores, MI
For how long: 21+ yrs
Online campaign information: No answer given
Education: Doctor of Dental Surgery, U of Mich, 1986
Previously held elected offices: No answer given
Top goals:
My top goals if elected to city council include:
-Improve/maintain at high levels:
-Department of safety (police, fire, ems)
-City services
-City amenities  
 -Be fiscally responsible to all of Grosse Pointe Shores residents by:   
-utilizing modern accounting practices
-OPPOSE tax increases
-establish short and long term effective operating  budgets
-Work together for an even better Grosse Pointe Shores with:
-Fellow residents
-Council members
-City management
-Respond to the needs of citizens of all ages


Grosse Pointe Public School System proposals

Grosse Pointe Public School System Operating Millage Restoration And Extension
This proposal would reauthorize the Grosse Pointe Public School System to levy up to 18.00 mills for general school district operating purposes on taxable property in the School District to the extent that such property is not exempt from such levy, protect the School District against the impact of Headlee rollbacks of up to 1.0 mill, and restrict the levy on principal residences (owner-occupied homes) to no more than 7.8763 mills. This authorization would allow the School District to continue to levy the statutory limit of 18.00 mills on non-homestead (principally industrial and commercial real property and residential rental property) which expired with the School District’s 2019 tax levy. Under existing law the School District would levy on principal residence property only that portion of the mills necessary to allow the School District to receive the full revenue per pupil foundation allowance permitted by the State.
As a restoration and extension of authority which expires with the 2019 levy, shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be imposed on taxable property in the Grosse Pointe Public School System, County of Wayne, Michigan, be increased by 19.00 mills ($19.00 per $1,000 of taxable value) to the extent such property is not statutorily exempt, for five (5) years, the years 2020 to 2024, inclusive, to provide funds for operating expenses of the school district? Of the 19.00 mills, no more than 7.8763 mills ($7.8763 per $1,000 of taxable value) would be levied on principal residences. This millage would raise approximately $22,283,000 in the first year of levy.

Grosse Pointe Public School System Sinking Fund Proposal
This proposal would restore and extend the authority of the Grosse Pointe Public School System to levy a sinking fund millage last approved by voters in 2014 and which expired with the 2019 levy.
As a restoration and extension of authorization which expired with the 2019 levy, shall the Grosse Pointe Public School System, County of Wayne, Michigan, be authorized to levy 1.00 mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable valuation) to create a sinking fund for the purpose of the construction or repair of school buildings, the improvement and development of sites, school security improvements, the acquisition or upgrading of technology or for other purposes to the extent permitted by law, by increasing the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be imposed on taxable property in the School District for a period of five (5) years, being the years 2020 to 2024, inclusive? Of the 1.00 mill, .9687 constitutes a renewal of the expired authorization. It is estimated that 1.00 mill ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable valuation) would raise approximately $2,998,000 in the first year that it is levied.
(Under state law, sinking fund proceeds may not be used to pay teacher or administrator salaries.)