Wayne: Allen Park voters OK millage f...

Wayne: Allen Park voters OK millage for police, fire

There are 1 comment on the Detroit News story from Aug 6, 2013, titled Wayne: Allen Park voters OK millage for police, fire. In it, Detroit News reports that:

Nine Wayne County suburbs were deciding school and public safety measures as well as shrinking the fields for mayor and city council seats In Redford Township, voters were to decide on 2 mills for a South Redford schools building fund, while Romulus, Taylor, Dearborn, Ecorse, River Rouge, Trenton and Hamtramck had mayoral and city council ... (more)

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#1 Aug 6, 2013
I remember taking a drive in august 1990 along west michigan near the lake north of I94. I saw a sign in someones yard in country said something to effect of " taxes, taxes, taxes sick of taxes!" That stuck with me. I think this rings true in alot of people. I talked to friend in cameron Missouri who told me his yearly taxes r $400. And he was complaining. Then i relayed how much taxes r around michigan in certain areas. For the people who have money to pay these taxes it might be ok. But what about single people who have to pay everything in household? I guess u can't fight city hall. Where is the headlee amendment relevant? Cities need more money. County is broke. Didn't they ever consider things when these ridiculous salaries, pensions,bonuses etc were being formulated? I feel that people who wanna donate to these bottomless pits should do so. But leave people who r struggling alone and not force them to pay.

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