Election Date: Tuesday, May 8. 2018
The renewal is for five (5) years.
The renewal will not increase anyone's property tax. You will pay the same amount as last year. A “no” vote will not lower homeowners taxes nor will a “yes” vote increase taxes.
*Non-homestead: Any home you own in the state of Michigan which is not your primary residence. Any dwelling you own which is a rental unit. Any commercial or industrial property. Certain agricultural property.
Who pays the renewal tax?
Owners of businesses in BSPS district.
Owners of second homes in BSPS district.
The following proposal will be voted upon:
BERRIEN SPRINGS PUBLIC SCHOOLS OPERATING MILLAGE RENEWAL PROPOSAL EXEMPTING PRINCIPAL RESIDENCE AND OTHER PROPERTY EXEMPTED BY LAW 19.35* MILLS FOR 5 YEARS
*Please note that 19.35 MILLS is made up of 18 mills max levy plus 1.35 restoration mills.
Full text of the ballot proposition can be obtained at the administrative offices of
Berrien Springs Public Schools
One Sylvester Ave,
Berrien Springs, MI 49103
Telephone: (269) 471-2891