Grand Rapids school millage http://michiganradio.org en Campaign to pass school millage in Grand Rapids kicks off today http://michiganradio.org/post/campaign-pass-school-millage-grand-rapids-kicks-today <p>A group of parents and school leaders in Grand Rapids is <a href="http://www.forgrkids.org/">kicking off a campaign </a>to pass a property tax increase to pay for improvements at more than 30 school buildings.</p><p>The proposed increase would cost an owner of a home worth $100,000, $54.20 a year. It would pay to replace worn-out roofs, heating systems, and windows. It would also pay to get rid of asbestos and replace old fire alarms.</p> Mon, 19 Sep 2011 22:01:15 +0000 Lindsey Smith 4214 at http://michiganradio.org Campaign to pass school millage in Grand Rapids kicks off today