TRI-CITY AREA — Voters found favor in nearly every ballot proposal that appeared on the August 7 primary election ballot. In the Tri-City area, all but a St. Clair County Community College facilities millage was approved.
Here are the unofficial numbers being reported by the Lapeer and St. Clair County clerks' offices:
Imlay City's fire hall bond proposal: 333 yes to 255 no
Ruth Hughes Library millage: 1,348 yes to 978 no
Dryden Police Department millage: 999 yes to 500 no
Dryden Schools sinking fund: 815 yes to 606 no
Attica Fire millage: 899 yes to 270 no
Attica public safety millage: 786 yes to 371 no
Lapeer County senior citizens millage: 15,619 yes to 4,298 no
St. Clair County senior citizens millage: 25,327 yes to 7,205 no
Berlin Township fire millage: 493 yes to 121 no
St. Clair County Community College renewal: 16,207 yes to 14,089 no
St. Clair County facilities millage: 17,004 no to 12,357 yes
Maria Brown joined the Tri-City Times staff in 2003, the same year she earned a bachelor's degree in English from Calvin College. Born and raised in Imlay City, she and her family reside in the Capac area where she enjoys gardening and reading.