Michigan Transportation Investment Ballot Measures

Michigan 2016 State, County and Local Transportation Investment Ballot Measures

LocationTypeModeDescriptionAnticipated Revenue GeneratedResultDate% Yes% NoSource
Grand Haven TownshipProperty TaxTransitRenewal of a five year 0.95 mill levy to expand Harbor Transit System into Grand Haven Township. An estimated one-third of the millage is used to supplement the township's road maintenance program.$671,678APPROVED3/872.127.9Read More
Summerfield TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1-mill property tax to pay for local road construction and maintenance for four years.$262,500 in the first yearAPPROVED3/857.7742.23Read More
Summerfield TownshipProperty TaxRoadsAddition of a 1-mill property tax for local road construction and maintenance for four years.$131,252 in the first yearAPPROVED3/851.0148.99Read More
Bangor CityProperty TaxRoadsProperty tax increase of 1.5 mills for five years to provide funding for road improvements and maintenance.$39,837 in the first yearAPPROVED5/37525Read More
St. Joseph CountyProperty TaxRoads/BridgesProperty tax incresae of 2.5 mills for 10 years to road and bridge construction, maintenance and repair. $5,427,211 in the first yearFAILED5/38317Read More
Allegan TownshipProperty TaxRoads1-mill, four year tax to cover local road improvements.$126,340 in the first yearAPPROVED8/276.9823.02Read More
Ann ArborProperty TaxRoads and Bridges2.125 mills increase for street, bridge and sidewalk repair and construction for the next five years.$11,249,000 in the first yearAPPROVED8/280.3619.64Read More
Arthur TownshipProperty TaxRoadsIncrease of 2 mills for four years for bringing, ditching and rebuilding of local roads and bridges.$47,000 in the first yearAPPROVED8/261.6738.33Read More
Banks TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of 1 mill property tax for four years for road construction and maintenance.$89,382 annuallyAPPROVED8/27129Read More
Berlin TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRequest to increase the local property tax by one-half mill to repair and maintain the town's roads and ditches. $60,090 in the first yearAPPROVED8/26733Read More
BloomfieldProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 0.7115-mill tax for 10 years for local road maintenance.$2,393,633 in the first yearAPPROVED8/284.6115.39Read More
Bridgehampton TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1 mill levy for four years to fund general road construction and repairs within the unincorporated areas of Bridgehampton Township.$29,057 in the first yearAPPROVED8/260.9139.09Read More
Carp Lake TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1 mill levy for four years for local road construction and maintenance.$37,000 in the first yearAPPROVED8/276.623.4Read More
Casco TownshipProperty TaxRoads1.464-mill roadwork millage for five years to repair roads within the township.$292,000 in the first yearAPPROVED8/277.2222.78Read More
Center TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1 mill levy for four years to repair and improve local roads.$22,889 in the first yearAPPROVED8/283.6516.35Read More
Cheshire TownshipProperty TaxRoads2-mill levy renewal for six years to maintain local roads.$119,850 in the first yearAPPROVED8/266.4933.51Read More
Chester TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of 1.5 mills for four years for road construction and maintenance.$125,500APPROVED8/267.132.9Read More
ChestoniaProperty TaxRoadsProposal for a 2 mill property tax increase for four years for road construction and maintenance.$38,968 annuallyAPPROVED8/25644Read More
Clare CountyProperty TaxTransitRenewal of a 0.3 mill levy to support Clare County Transit Corporation. Clare County passed this millage in 2015, but a clerical error resulted in a one-year gap between the previous levy and the renewed one. This measure will bridge the gap until the renewed levy takes place.$302,970APPROVED8/261.0838.92Read More
Clyde TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 2 mill, four-year road millage to fund local road and bridge projects.$100,826 in the first yearAPPROVED8/280.6719.33Read More
Conway TownshipProperty TaxRoads2-mill levy renewal request for road maintenance and improvement. If approved, the levy will last four years.$220,907 in the first yearAPPROVED8/27327Read More
Crockery TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal and increase of a local property tax for 0.3300 mill for ten years in order to provide for the acquisition and application of brine for roads as well as road maintenance.$49,164 in the first calendar yearAPPROVED8/271.828.2Read More
Crystal TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1.9470 mill levy with an additional increase of 0.0530 mill, for a total of 2 mills for four years in order to improve and maintain local roads.$37,561 in the first yearAPPROVED8/26535Read More
CusterProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1 mill property tax for three years for improvements, repair and maintenance of local roads.$84,968 annuallyAPPROVED8/27624Read More
Custer TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1.5 mill tax for local road construction, improvements, and maintenance in the unincorporated areas of Custer Township.$49,000 in the first yearAPPROVED8/272.3227.68Read More
Deerfield TownshipProperty TaxRoads3-mill property tax renewal for one year to maintain local roads and bridges.$200,692APPROVED8/25941Read More
Dorr TownshipProperty TaxRoads3-mills property tax increase for five years for maintenance, reconstruction, resurfacing and improvement of public roads.$693,000 in the first yearAPPROVED8/251.1648.84Read More
Dundee TownshipProperty TaxRoads1-mill property tax renewal for 10 years to fund road and bridge work.$277,846 in the first yearAPPROVED8/27426Read More
Echo TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1 mill property tax for four years for improvements, repair and maintenance of local roads.$33,407 annuallyAPPROVED8/27724Read More
Elbridge TownshipProperty TaxRoadsIncrease of 1 mill for five years for improvements, repair and maintenance of local public roads.$24,483 in the first yearAPPROVED8/26535Read More
Elk RapidsProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 0.35 mill property tax for six years for road construction and maintenance.$85,767.25 annuallyAPPROVED8/27426Read More
Emmett TownshipProperty TaxRoads2.7 mills property tax renewal for 13 years, which would permit local officials to leverage $11.2 million in bonds to repair the township's roads.$952,000 in the first yearFAILED8/24555Read More
Evergreen TownshipProperty TaxRoadsProposal A: 2 mill road tax renewal, to last four years.n/aAPPROVED8/268.8731.13Read More
Evergreen TownshipProperty TaxRoadsProposal B: 2 mill road tax renewal, to last 10 years.n/aAPPROVED8/252.4347.57Read More
Fairfield TownshipProperty TaxRoads2 mills property tax increase for four years for road and bridge work. $112,722 annuallyAPPROVED8/28614Read More
Fillmore TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 2.6067 mill, five-year road millage to repair and maintain local roads.$291,984 in the first yearAPPROVED8/281.5718.43Read More
Fillmore TownshipProperty TaxRoadsAdditional 0.5 mill increase for roads to last five years.$55,984 in the first yearAPPROVED8/253.1246.88Read More
Flynn TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1 mill levy for four years for local road maintenance.$29,657 in the first yearAPPROVED8/27525Read More
Forest HillProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1 mill property tax for four years for improvements, repair and maintenance of local roads.$197,000 annuallyAPPROVED8/27426Read More
Fremont TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 2 mills levy for four years for maintenance of local roads and bridges.$80,000 in the first yearAPPROVED8/269.3330.67Read More
Ganges TownshipProperty TaxRoads1.5 mill, five-year millage for local road improvements.$297,055 in the first yearAPPROVED8/279.2620.74Read More
Grant TownshipProperty TaxRoads1.9948 mills levy for two years in order to fund local road construction and repairs.$140,000 in the first yearAPPROVED8/26139Read More
Hopkins TownshipProperty TaxRoads2-mill levy to last four years, in order to maintain and improve local roads.$160,000APPROVED8/263.6136.39Read More
Hudson TownshipProperty TaxRoads2-mill property tax renewal for four years for road and bridge maintenance and improvements.$106,987 in the first yearAPPROVED8/26238Read More
Jamestown TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1.4904 mill levy for two years, with an increase of 0.0096 mill, for a total of 1.5 mill in order to improve local secondary roads.$479,618 in the first yearAPPROVED8/259.340.7Read More
Lamotte TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1.5 mill levy for four years for road repair, construction, improvement and maintenance of local roads.$40,518 in the first yearAPPROVED8/281.4518.55Read More
Lee TownshipProperty TaxRoads2 mill, three-year road millage renewal for road maintenance.$100,000APPROVED8/261.7238.28Read More
Leelanau CountyProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 0.5 mill for two years in order to fund county road and highway maintenance and repair.$1,261,757 in the first yearAPPROVED8/28515Read More
Lincoln TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 2 mill property tax for 10 years for road construction, maintenance and improvements in the township.$181,078 in the first yearAPPROVED8/279.6820.32Read More
Macon TownshipProperty TaxRoads1.5 mill, four year property tax renewal for road maintenance and improvements.$94,340 in the first yearAPPROVED8/27426Read More
Madison HeightsProperty TaxRoads2-mill levy renewal for ten years for local projects, including road work.$1,605,000 in the first yearAPPROVED8/27723Read More
Medina TownshipProperty TaxRoads1.942-mill property tax renewal for four years, with an additional increase of 0.058 mills, to be used for local road maintenance and improvements.$93,130 in the first yearAPPROVED8/26535Read More
Monterey TownshipProperty TaxRoads5-mill levy for road improvements, to last four years.$375,000 in the first yearAPPROVED8/265.2434.76Read More
Ogden TownshipProperty TaxRoads1.9802-mill property tax renewal for four years, with an increase of 0.0198 mills, to fund local road and bridge maintenance and improvement.$108,968 in the first yearAPPROVED8/27822Read More
PolktonProperty TaxRoads1 mill levy to improve roads for four years.$109,789 in the first yearAPPROVED8/258.241.8Read More
Rich TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1-mill levy for road and bridge construction, to last four years.$45,721 in the first yearAPPROVED8/27030Read More
Saline TownshipProperty TaxRoads1 mil levy renewal for four years to maintain local roads.$84,666 in the first yearAPPROVED8/272.2227.78Read More
Shelby TownshipProperty TaxRoadsIncrease of 2 mills for five years to maintain and improve local public roads.$180,263.54 in the first yearAPPROVED8/25644Read More
Speaker TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1 mill property tax for four years for road repair, construction, improvements and maintenance.$36,900 in the first yearAPPROVED8/267.0832.92Read More
St. Clair CountyProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a one-quarter mill property tax to maintain and improve county roads, streets and highways. If approved, the tax will last for four years.$1,407,060 in the first yearAPPROVED8/27030Read More
Star TownshipProperty TaxRoadsIncrease of the local property tax by 2 mills for six years for road funding and maintenance.$72,717.81 annuallyAPPROVED8/27030Read More
Torch LakeProperty TaxRoadsRequest for a 0.5 mill property tax for five years for road construction and maintenance.$118,000 annuallyAPPROVED8/27327Read More
Trowbridge TownshipProperty TaxRoads2.5-mills levy for five years for road resurfacing and maintenance.$172,312 in the first yearAPPROVED8/267.2932.71Read More
Warren TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRequest to renew a 2.1 mill property tax to replace local roads. If approved, the tax will last five years. $6,853,050 in the first yearAPPROVED8/27525Read More
Watertown TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 2 mills levy for four years for general road purposes.$102,205 in the first yearAPPROVED8/275.6124.39Read More
YaleProperty TaxRoadsRequest to renew a 1.5 mill property tax for township road maintenance and construction, to last five years.$45,166 in the first yearAPPROVED8/27228Read More
Alabaster TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1.2413 mill property tax for five years for local road improvement.$61,322 in the first yearAPPROVED11/884.4915.51Read More
Alma CityProperty TaxRoadsProperty tax increase of 2.5 mills for the rehabilitation, repair and maintenance of public streets and ancillary public infrastructure for six years.n/aAPPROVED11/857.1942.81Read More
Almena TownshipProperty TaxRoadsProperty tax renewal of 0.9418 mill for four years to maintain, repair and construct township roads.$158,575 in the first yearAPPROVED11/871.6228.38Read More
Ash TownshipProperty TaxRoadsProperty tax increase of 1 mill for five years to maintain, repair, improve, and utilize dust control on public roads, bridges and right-of-ways.$268,173 in the first yearAPPROVED11/81000Read More
Bay TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1 mill road millage for two years.$151,050 in the first yearAPPROVED11/875.924.1Read More
Champion TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 2-mills levy for five years for local road repair and maintenance.$40,857 in the first yearAPPROVED11/8955Read More
Chassell TownshipProperty TaxRoadsIncrease of the local property tax by 2 mills for four years for local road improvements.$114,972.50 annuallyAPPROVED11/866.8333.17Read More
Clare CityProperty TaxRoadsProposal to increase the local property tax by 3 mills for five years for street improvements.$266,529.10 annuallyAPPROVED11/863.0836.92Read More
DurandProperty Tax/ BondRoadsRequest for a $6.5 million bond for acquiring and constructing city street improvements, paid for by a 4 mill property tax.$6.5 millionAPPROVED11/850.8449.16Read More
Emmett TownshipProperty Tax/ BondRoadsProposal to borrow $11.2 million, funded with a 3.0248 mills property tax.$11.2 millionFAILED11/845.7754.23Read More
Enterprise TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRequest for a 0.5 mill property tax increase for four years to fund local street improvements.$7,500 annuallyAPPROVED11/865.634.4Read More
Fork TownshipProperty TaxRoadsOne mill property tax increase for four years to fund the maintenance and repair of local roads.$43,457 annuallyAPPROVED11/851.948.1Read More
Franklin VillageProperty Tax/ BondRoadsRequest for a $15 million bond, funding by a 3.3104 mills property tax increase, for the purpose of constructing improvements to Village streets, including but not limited to pulverizing, constructing, repairing and otherwise improving major and local road streets and rights of way and appurtenances and attachments thereto, and making related drainage and safety improvements$15 millionAPPROVED11/855.1444.86Read More
Grand Traverse CountyProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1 mill tax levy for four years to fund repair and improvement of streets, roads, highways and bridges within the county.$4,620,529 in the first yearAPPROVED11/870.0529.95Read More
GreenleafProperty TaxRoadsROAD MILLAGE RENEWAL: Renewal of a 0.9996 mills property tax for three years to fund the maintenance and improvement of local roads.$30,197 annuallyAPPROVED11/864.0735.93Read More
GreenleafProperty TaxRoadsROAD MILLAGE INCREASE: Property tax increase of 0.5 mill for four years to fund the improvement and maintenance of the local roads.$15,023 annuallyAPPROVED11/850.1549.85Read More
Hamburg TownshipProperty TaxRoadsProperty tax increase of 1 mill for five years to fund road repairs.$967,413 in the first yearAPPROVED11/854.1745.83Read More
Hazelton TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRequest for a 1.50 mills property tax increase for five years to for gravel, upgrade and rebuild local roads.$87,658.24 annuallyAPPROVED11/860.1139.89Read More
Home TownshipProperty TaxRoadsProperty tax increase of 0.5 mill for four years for road maintenance.$30,498.88 annuallyAPPROVED11/854.2345.77Read More
Iron CountyProperty TaxRoads0.5 mill levy for four years to maintain, repair and reconstruct all county public streets, avenues and roads.$243,355.10 in the first yearAPPROVED11/8266149Read More
IvernessProperty TaxRoads1 mill property tax increase for four years to fund the maintenance and repair of local roads.$101,048 annuallyAPPROVED11/8668494Read More
KoehlerProperty TaxRoadsRequest for a 3 mills property tax increase for eight years in order to fund local roads.$205,731 annuallyAPPROVED11/8259230Read More
Lansing CityProperty TaxRoadsESSENTIAL SERVICES MILLAGE RENEWAL PROPOSAL: Request to renew a 4 mills property tax for five years, of which 1 mill is dedicated to road and sidewalk projects. The remaining 3 mills are divided between city police and the fire department.$1.9 million annuallyAPPROVED11/87525Read More
LawrenceProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1 mill property tax increase for four years to fund road maintenance and improvement.$104,776 annuallyAPPROVED11/8849349Read More
LeroyProperty Tax/ BondRoadsRequest for a bond, funded with a 2.9973 mills property tax increase.$4,455,000FAILED11/89921014Read More
LynnProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1 mill property tax for three years for the construction, maintenance and repair of public roads.$44,208 annuallyAPPROVED11/859.9340.07Read More
Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne countiesProperty TaxTransitMeasure to implement a 1.2 mill property tax in order to create a regional public transportation network for southeast Michigan. The plan includes creating rapid transit lines and regional rail service. The property tax alone will raise an estimated $3 billion, with an additional $1.7 billion expected in federal and state matching funds.$3 billion over the next 20 yearsFAILED11/839.960.1Read More
MarcellusProperty TaxRoadsProperty tax increase of 1 mill for four years to fund the construction, re-construction, operation, maintenance, repair, replacement, alteration, modification, enlargement and/or expansion of local roads. $72,651 annuallyAPPROVED11/8569384Read More
Merrill TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal and increase of a local property tax for 2 mills to last six years for public roads.$45,900 annuallyAPPROVED11/857.6142.39Read More
Midland CountyProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1 mill property tax for four years to construct, maintain, repair and improve highways, roads, streets, and bridges in the county.$3,441,710 in the first yearAPPROVED11/859.740.3Read More
Mills TownshipProperty TaxRoadsAdditional property tax of 1 mill for four years for the purpose of maintenance, repair and improvement of roads and public rights of way. $48,340 annuallyAPPROVED11/852.447.6Read More
OliverProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 2 mill property tax for seven years for road construction and maintenance, including resurfacing.$245,584 in the first yearAPPROVED11/865.8534.25Read More
Orchard Lake VillageOtherRoadsCity of Orchard Lake Village Charter Amendment Proposal: Proposal that revenue from any seized and forfeited property taken by the city be used for local street repairs.n/aAPPROVED11/85743Read More
Orient TownshipProperty TaxRoadsNew 1 mill property tax for four years for the construction and maintenance of township roads.$31,565 annuallyAPPROVED11/863.510.73469387755102Read More
OtiscoProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 2 mills property tax for four years for the purpose of providing funds for maintaining and improving public roads.$149,148 annuallyAPPROVED11/861.2338.77Read More
Owosso CityProperty Tax/ BondRoadsRequest for a $10 million bond, to be funded with a 1.6697 mills property tax, for acquiring and constructing local and major street improvements.$10 millionAPPROVED11/854.6645.36Read More
Pentwater TownshipProperty Tax/ BondRoadsRequest for a $3.2 million bond, funded by a 2.25 mills property tax increase, for the purpose of paying the cost of improving, replacing, resurfacing, reconstructing and equipping major streets and local streets, including storm drainage improvements, and rights-of- way$3.2 millionAPPROVED11/8400215Read More
PrairievilleProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 0.9087 mill property tax for four years for local roads.$123,657 annuallyAPPROVED11/878.5821.42Read More
RileyProperty TaxRoadsNew 0.916 mill property tax increase for four years to improve and maintain roads, ditches and bridges.$99,937 annuallyFAILED11/8706905Read More
RockwoodProperty TaxRoadsProperty tax increase of 2 mills for 10 years for the sole purpose of reconstruction, resurfacing, maintaining, and improving streets within the city.$140,000 annuallyAPPROVED11/85149Read More
RomeProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 0.5 mill property tax for four years in order to fund local road and bridge maintenance and improvements.$31,000 in the first yearAPPROVED11/86534Read More
Rush TownshipProperty TaxRoadsProperty tax increase of 2 mills for five years for the construction, maintenance and paving of local roads.$84,400 annuallyAPPROVED11/866.1333.87Read More
Saugatuck CityProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 2 mills property tax, with an increase of 0.2026 mills, for 15 years (2017 through 2031) for road repairs, maintenance, renovation and improvement.$278,000 annuallyFAILED11/83862Read More
St. Clair TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRequest for a five-year, 2 mill levy for road projects.n/aFAILED11/849.550.45Read More
Sylvan LakeOtherRoadsProposal that revenue from any seized and forfeited property taken by the city be used for local street repairs.n/aAPPROVED11/86931Read More
Three Rivers CityProperty TaxRoadsRequest for 3.7 mills property tax for 15 years to fund street and sidewalk improvements.n/aAPPROVED11/87030Read More
Village of BrooklynProperty TaxRoadsHeadlee Override Millage Proposal: Renewal and increase of a local property tax to 3.6551 mills - 5 mills.$48,559 annuallyFAILED11/8195342Read More
Village of ShepherdProperty TaxRoadsProperty tax increase of 2 mills for street repair and replacement.n/aFAILED11/845.2954.71Read More
Washtenaw CountyProperty TaxRoadsRequest to authorize a 0.5 mill increase to maintain, construct, resurface, reconstruct, and preserve roads, bike lanes, streets and paths within the county for four years.$7,302,408 in the first yearAPPROVED11/870.9829.02Read More
Weesaw TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 1 mill property tax for two years for the maintenance, upkeep and construction of local roads.$81,968 annuallyAPPROVED11/867.5632.44Read More
Wisner TownshipProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 2 mills property tax increase for six years for road improvements and maintenance.$50,000.52 annuallyAPPROVED11/864.5535.45Read More
Worth TownshipProperty TaxRoadsNew property tax of 1 mill for two years for the improvements, repair, maintenance, reconstruction and drainage improvements of public roads.$160,083 annuallyAPPROVED11/851.9348.07Read More