Kalamazoo bond proposal

Bond will result in an additional $35 a year in taxes for owner of a home with market value of $100,000 in Kalamazoo district

Kalamazoo County Transportation Authority seeks renewal of operating levy. Kalamazoo Public School seeks $62-million bond for facilities

KPS Superintendent Michael Rice says proposal appears to have backing based on survey done in fall

Deputy Superintendent Gary Start says bond issue is necessary and responsive to taxpayers' wishes

Proposal would pay for facilities improvements. It would cost the owner of a $100,000 home about $35 a year,