• Special Education Millage FAQ

    On Tuesday, May 4, voters in the Kalamazoo RESA service area will be asked to vote on whether to renew a six-year, 1.5-mill property tax millage to help fund the costs of special education in our local schools.

  • What is being proposed?

  • Why is a special education millage renewal on the ballot?

  • What is the impact to local districts if this millage is not renewed?

  • Is this a new millage?

  • How much would this renewal request cost the taxpayer?

  • Will there be a reduction in KRESA millage rates since the bonds approved by total voters in 2007 will be paid off in May, 2021?

  • What will the ballot actually say?

  • When may I register to vote?

  • Do I have to register for each election?

  • How can I vote absentee in this election?

  • When must absentee ballots be returned to the clerk?