Voters will decide whether they want to increase the state sales tax and raise $1.3 billion a year more for transportation infrastructure.
I think I’ve come up with something that might actually take off and make Michigan a trendsetter.
“The May 5 ballot proposal on roads is going to be the lens through which everything gets done in the first six months.”
On M-59 westbound, east of I-75, there were multiple accidents with police on the scene.
A proposed tax hike aimed at improving Michigan’s transportation infrastructure and schools is heading to voters.
The fate of the tax hike rests entirely with voters.
House Speaker Jase Bolger and Minority Leader Tim Greimel say they are “very close” to an agreement.
Leaders agree more than a billion dollars is needed to fix the roads. At issue is how much of a tax increase residents should pay.
The top issue for Gov. Rick Snyder and legislative leaders remains a potential tax increase to boost road funding.
It’s crunch time for Michigan lawmakers to reach a deal to address deteriorating roads and bridges.