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SMART Bus System Wants Tax Increase To Keep Fleet On The Streets

SMART bus officials say their operations are poised to run out of gas — unless they get more money from taxpayers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2014

Don’t Forget To Vote: Local Issues On Ballots Include School Funding

It’s election day in Michigan for school districts and local governments in 50 of Michigan’s 83 counties.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2014

Signs encourage voters to vote 'Yes' for millage increase to aid the DIA. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

Supporters Push Millage Increase So DIA Doesn’t Become DOA

There’s a big push to get the word out regarding next week’s primary election, and a millage on the ballot to save the Detroit Institute of Arts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/31/2012

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Detroit Council Delays Decision On Police Millage Request

Detroit City Council has decided to set up special session, sometime in the next two weeks, to decide on whether to put a police millage proposal before voters this November.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/31/2012


Vote On Proposed Detroit Police Tax Not Likely

A majority of City Council members appear to be ready to reject the Board of Police Commission’s request to put a 9-mill tax increase before the voters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2012

Election Day

Voters in several communities are heading to the polls Tuesday. Many will be voting on millage increases, while others will be picking city council primary winners to square off in November.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/02/2011

Clawson School Board Considering Tax Hike Proposal

While it’s not the best time to be addressing a tax hike or millage increase, the Clawson School Board may not have any other options.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2011