Today, Michigan voters decided if the state sales tax would be increased from six percent to seven percent. Voters in Byron Township, Caledonia, East Grand Rapids, Forest Hills, Grand Haven, Hudsonville, Kentwood, West Ottawa and other communities also had issues on the ballot. Results are in.
Today, Michigan votes on Proposal 1 which would increase the sales/use tax from 6% to 7%. Many voters in West Michigan face additional issues on the ballot. Prepare to vote with a look at your sample ballot and polling location.
Tanger Outlets has announced the opening of its new location in West Michigan. According to its website, the new outlet center will have its grand opening in July 2015. An exact date hasn’t been announced.