Township Road Initiative Will Pool Funds To Tune Of $14M For Wayne County Road RepairsRoads in several Wayne County communities that are in bad shape could get the repairs they desperately need.
Crater-Like Pothole Causes Headaches On I-75 At Springwells"In the past few months, there's been more car wrecks up there than I've ever seen."
Snyder Backs Off Big Gas Tax Hike"One of the ways we got in trouble with our transportation funding was, by having cents-per-gallon, we sort of went backwards."
Michigan's $483M Surplus May Go To Road Repairs"The feeding frenzy has begun," House Speaker Jase Bolger said. "Everyone under the sun has new ideas and new ways to spend this money."
Mich. Road Funding Talks Still At StandstillHigh-level talks over fixing Michigan's deteriorating roads are at a standstill in the Capitol, with Republican and Democratic leaders still unable to agree much on how to even start.
Mich. Road Debate Light On How Money Divvied UpGov. Snyder is having a tough time persuading the GOP-led Legislature to swallow an increase in the state gasoline tax from 19 cents to 33 cents a gallon and a hike in car license plate fees by 60 percent.
GOP Leader: Odds Low For Road Funding Deal SoonA multi-pronged plan to raise more money for road and bridge repairs by asking Michigan voters to increase the retail sales tax doesn't appear headed for a vote -- at least for now.
Shift In Debate About How To Raise Roads RevenueThe leader of the state Senate has tabled a proposal to raise vehicle registration fees as a way to raise money to fix the roads.
Michigan Road Bills Would Raise Gas Tax, Vehicle Fee Under a six-measure package introduced by Republicans on Wednesday, the gasoline tax would nearly double and registration fees for cars and pickup trucks would rise 80 percent.
Michigan's Heavy Trucks Blamed For Ailing RoadsCritics of Gov. Snyder's call for more money to fix Michigan's ailing roads and bridges are pointing to the state's highway weight limit as the problem.
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