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March 4 – Southfield Schools Millage Info Meeting 

March 1st 2020

On March 10, 2020 the Southfield Public Schools District will have an item on the ballot, a replacement operating millage

May 7, 2019 Election: Royal Oak Township Millage and Marijuana on the Ballot

April 25th 2019

May 7, 2019 Election: Royal Oak Township Millage and Marijuana on the Ballot Royal Oak Township, MI – Voters in Royal Oak Township have two ballot measures on the May 7, 2019 election. Ballot Language is as follows: General Operating Millage Renewal Shall the Charter Township of Royal Oak be authorized to continue the previously […]

On the Ballot: Farmington Residents to Vote on Millage Proposal

October 7th 2018

On the Ballot: Farmington Residents to Vote on Millage Proposal (City of Farmington Press Release) Farmington, MI –  Farmington residents will be asked to approve a millage proposal allowing City Council to levy up to an additional 3.0 mills in property taxes on November’s ballot. Farmington City Council unanimously supported placing the proposal on the […]

On the Ballot: Royal Oak Sidewalk Millage

October 7th 2018

On the Ballot: Royal Oak Sidewalk Millage Royal Oak, MI- Royal Oak voters will decide on a sidewalk millage.  Here is info from the City of Royal Oak website: Sidewalk Millage Proposal The cost of sidewalk repair and replacement is currently assessed to the adjacent property owner. If approved, this proposal would end this practice […]

SMART Transit Millage Renewal on Aug. 7 Ballot

July 2nd 2018

SMART Transit Millage Renewal on Aug. 7 Ballot (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 1, 2018) Oakland County, MI- On Aug. 7, 2018 voters in Oakland County will be asked to renew a millage that funds public transportation. This is NOT the millage for the Regional Transit Authority.  This IS for a continuation of SMART services already […]

Independence Township Voters Have Two Proposals on Aug. 7 Ballot

June 30th 2018

Independence Township Voters Have Two Proposals on Aug. 7 Ballot (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 30, 2018) Independence Township, MI – Voters in Independence Township have two ballot proposals on the Aug. 7, 2018 primary ballot. Here is the ballot language: Independence Township Police Services Operating Millage Shall the Charter Township of Independence be authorized to […]

Oak Park Voters Have Two Millage Renewals on Aug. 7 Ballot

June 28th 2018

Oak Park Voters Have Two Millage Renewals on Aug. 7 Ballot (City of Oak Park, June 28, 2018) Oak Park, MI – The City of Oak Park has approved two ballot measures that will be on the Aug. 7, 2018 ballot. What are they? Renewal of a Millage to Fund the Public Safety Retirement System […]

Royal Oak Declines Paving Mt. Vernon Blvd.

June 26th 2018

Royal Oak Declines Paving Mt. Vernon Blvd. (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 26, 2018) Royal Oak, MI – Royal Oak City Commissioners declined to move forward with a resident request and petition to pave Mt. Vernon Blvd. The three-block street, with trees along the middle, is among the City’s remaining 3.5 miles of unpaved roadways. A […]

Berkley Town Hall about Proposed Bonds and Millage May 30

May 26th 2018

Berkley Town Hall about Proposed Bonds and Millage May 30 (City of Berkley, May 26, 2018) Please join us Wednesday, May 30th, for a town hall meeting to discuss a funding proposal for citywide infrastructure improvements. The meeting is scheduled for 630 pm to 8:30 pm in the second-floor conference room of the Public Safety […]

Kevin Deegan-Krause Explains the Ferndale Library Millage

July 28th 2016

Kevin Deegan-Krause Explains the Ferndale Library Millage (Guest View: Kevin Deegan-Krause, July 28, 2016) Ferndale, MI – I’ve had the honor in the past of serving on the library board and seeing the library grow and prosper and while I’m no longer on the board, a few people have asked me to explain the library […]