Presidential Primary and Some Local Issues on March 8 Ballot

dickeys top CATER2Presidential Primary and red door club adSome Local Issues on March 8 Ballot

(Crystal A. Proxmire, March 6, 2016)

March 8 is the Michigan Presidential Primary, as well as a day for some local level decisions to be made.

For information on the Presidential candidates check out Ballotpedia’s guide at,_2016#Prominent_candidates.

In Birmingham voters will be asked if they would like to put into their City Charter a rule that would prohibit changing the number of lanes on Maple Road.  The question was put on the ballot by a citizen’s petition.  The charter change, if approved by voters, would state “The dinos02sidelogo3configuration of Maple Road shall not be less than four (4) through traffic lanes, dedicated for motor vehicle use, between Cranbrook Road and Southfield Road and between Woodward Avenue and Eton Street.”  Read more at

In Pontiac voters are being asked to approve a charter change to update the election commission to include the city treasurer as a member.  Read more about that at

Voters in Waterford Schools, Pontiac Schools and Goodrich Area Schools will be asked to vote on bonds or millages.  For more information see on Waterford see  For information on Pontiac’s see For information on Goodrich Area Schools, see

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