SMART Bus System Wants Tax Increase To Keep Fleet On The StreetsSMART bus officials say their operations are poised to run out of gas -- unless they get more money from taxpayers.
Don't Forget To Vote: Local Issues On Ballots Include School FundingIt's election day in Michigan for school districts and local governments in 50 of Michigan's 83 counties.
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.
Detroit Council Delays Decision On Police Millage RequestDetroit 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.
Vote On Proposed Detroit Police Tax Not LikelyA 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.
Election DayVoters 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.
Clawson School Board Considering Tax Hike ProposalWhile 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.