Despite Pressure, Michigan Road-Funding Fix May Take A WhileThe public's trouncing of a lawmaker-proposed constitutional amendment to upgrade Michigan roads leaves Gov. Rick Snyder and legislators searching for an alternative.
Report: Poor Condition Of Michigan Roads Costs Motorists Nearly $5 Billion AnnuallyDirector of Research and Policy for the national transportation research group TRIP, Rocky Moretti, said that Michigan's "infrastructure deficit" is only getting deeper.
Gov. Snyder Rocks Pancakes And Politics With Talk Of Road Woes, Prop 1Gov. Rick Snyder brought giant rocks with him -- from potholes found on area roads -- as he took to the Michigan Chronicle's "Pancakes and Politics" stage and talked about why he was supporting Proposal 1.
“Fix or Flat” Proposal 1 News Special Tuesday, April 14WWJ Midday Anchor Jackie Paige hosts on-air news special April 14th on the upcoming Proposal 1 Vote.
1st Ad Backing Tax Hike Says Michigan Roads Are 'Dangerous' [VIDEO]It features a mid-Michigan mother who says her family is on the road a lot for kids' basketball and soccer, and she worries about concrete falling from bridges.
Snyder Defends Proposed Sales Tax Increase To Fund Roads, EducationThe plan has been criticized because not all of the money raised would be dedicated to road repairs.
Michigan's Local Governments Say Roads Need More FundingFewer than one in five local leaders labeled their roads as being in good condition.
Draft Released Of Wording For May Road Funding ProposalMichigan's elections director has released proposed wording of a road funding ballot proposal asking voters if they want to increase the state sales tax.
New Michigan Legislature's Early Agenda Depends On May VoteIf voters in May approve a sales tax increase as part of a broader plan to help better fund roads, the GOP could decide there's enough budget cushion to push an income tax cut.
Metro Detroit Wakes Up To Snow Friday: 'Problems Are All Over'On M-59 westbound, east of I-75, there were multiple accidents with police on the scene.
Freezing Rain, Wet Roads Create Driving HazardsFreezing rain left roadways across parts of the state slick Saturday, causing dozens of vehicles to crash or slip into ditches.
Tax Hike For Roads Requires Risky Statewide VoteIt's a risky plan, especially if conservative interests spend heavily to urge its defeat and too many business groups that preferred a lawmaker-approved net gasoline tax hike decide to sit on the sidelines.