Detroit City Council approves new public lighting authority

Feb 6, 2013 Full story: Detroit Free Press

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing announced a plan in August to get lights back on in the city.

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Pete

Livonia, MI

#1 Feb 6, 2013
This is a way to sell bonds and add millage to the property taxes people pay now expecting the lighting to come from it. The idea is to keep breaking off pieces and charging more. They added $300 to everybody's taxes to pick up trash. You must pay that with the property tax. They further insult residences by not picking up the trash anyway.

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