SMART asks Macomb, Wayne, Oakland officials to support millage hike

Apr 1, 2014 Full story: The Detroit News

It's been more than a decade since the region's suburban bus system has asked voters for a tax increase, but SMART is hoping to win support for a millage hike in the three counties it serves.

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kevin

Detroit, MI

#1 Apr 1, 2014
Think of how many new busses that have could have been purchased with money wasted on failed wayne county mi jail.
Steve

Sumter, SC

#2 Apr 1, 2014
kevin wrote:
Think of how many new busses that have could have been purchased with money wasted on failed wayne county mi jail.
You are a fanciful dreamer. That's old money you speak about. The government wants fresh cheese. If you own a house worth $100K, it's only going to cost you $XXX more per year until the next increase.
kevin

Toledo, OH

#3 Apr 2, 2014
Steve wrote:
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You are a fanciful dreamer. That's old money you speak about. The government wants fresh cheese. If you own a house worth $100K, it's only going to cost you $XXX more per year until the next increase.
It's a shame they have been letting the overpaid cheese to spoil fer decades.
Steve

Sumter, SC

#4 Apr 3, 2014
kevin wrote:
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It's a shame they have been letting the overpaid cheese to spoil fer decades.
A rat in a trap soon looses its taste for cheese. Let us hope the feds spring the trap on Ficano soon. They have said they continue their schedule regardless of election status.

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