election day http://wemu.org en Election Day in Washtenaw County http://wemu.org/post/election-day-washtenaw-county <p>As far as elections go, today is going to be a light day in Washtenaw County.</p><p>Ypsilanti&nbsp;Township has four tax questions on the ballot.</p><ol><li>Proposition "A" would generate revenues to replace some of the fire service revenues lost due to decrease in property values.</li><li>Proposition "B" would generate revenues to replace some of the police services revenue lost due to decrease in property values.</li><li>Proposition "C" would raise money for the purpose of providing revenues for recreation and park facilities, bike paths, the repair of sidewalks and roads and general operating purposes.</li><li>Proposal "D" Would provide money for waste collection and environmental protection.</li></ol><p>In Ann Arbor, there are two contested, Democratic primary races for city council.</p><ul><li>In the 3rd Ward Julie Grand is looking to unseat Incumbent Stephen Kunselman.</li><li>In the 4th Ward. Marcia Higgins seeks to fend off a challenge from Jack Eaton. The winners today will be unopposed in November, barring a write-in campaign.</li></ul><p><br>&nbsp;Voters in the Whitmore Lake School District will decide a $12.3 million dollar bond issue. If passed, the district would sell bonds to raise money to remodel and update school facilities.<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>WEMU's Andrew Cluley has a look at anticipated voter turnout today.</p><p> Tue, 06 Aug 2013 11:55:28 +0000 David Fair & Andrew Cluley 33198 at http://wemu.org Election Day in Washtenaw County Voters to Decide Whitmore Lake Schools Bond Issue http://wemu.org/post/voters-decide-whitmore-lake-schools-bond-issue <p>The Whitmore Lake Public School District has one issue before voters on Tuesday.&nbsp;</p><p>As WEMU's David Fair reports, the district is seeking approval of a $12.3 million bond issue.</p><p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 15:36:31 +0000 David Fair 33145 at http://wemu.org