The vote on Proposal 1 is today. Proposal 1 would, among other things, raise the state sales tax a penny in an effort to increase funding for roads.  The polls close at 8pm tonight.

 

In addition to Proposal 1 on the statewide ballot, a number of local millages are up for a vote today.  Albion residents are voting on a one half mills renewal to support City recreation programs, as well as 3 mills for streets.  A millage increase is up for a vote in Eckford Township.  Hastings Area Schools has a 1 mill sinking fund tax up for a vote and a $55 million dollar bond proposal for building improvements. Marshall Public Schools, Union City Community Schools and Climax-Scott Schools also have millages on the ballot.

 

 

Voters can get more information on what will be on the ballot from the following sites:

Calhoun County Clerk

Branch County Clerk

St. Joseph County Clerk

Kalamazoo County Clerk

Barry County Clerk

Eaton County Clerk

Ingham County Clerk

Jackson County Clerk

Hillsdale County Clerk

Michigan Secretary of State