On August 7, 2018, Garden City residents will have the opportunity to vote on a bonded roads millage that would allow the City to begin addressing Garden City’s worst roads. The proposal calls for a five year, $15 million dollar bond that would be issued to improve a portion of the City’s roads.
Roads that are targeted during the first three years for repair and reconstruction should the Roads Millage pass on August 7 are displayed on the slides below. The City will evaluate the progress made during the first three years of this program along with future deterioration to determine which roads will be affected in the final two years.
If you have a question that you would like answered on the roads millage that isn't answered here, please call 734-793-1635 and leave a message and someone will return your call.
GARDEN CITY STREET IMPROVEMENT BOND PROPOSAL
Shall the City of Garden City, County of Wayne, Michigan, borrow the principal sum of not to exceed Fifteen Million Dollars ($15,000,000) and issue its general obligation unlimited tax bonds, in one or more series, payable in not to exceed five (5) years from the date of issuance of each series, for the purpose of paying the cost to improve, replace, resurface, and reconstruct streets in the City, including sidewalk improvements, drainage improvements, and water and sewer improvements, together with necessary rights-of-way, appurtenances and attachments thereto?
The estimated millage to be levied in 2019 is 6.2490 mills ($6.2490 per $1,000 of taxable value) and the estimated simple average annual millage rate required to retire the bonds is 6.2464 mills ($6.2464 per $1,000 of taxable value).
July 13: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
July 16: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
July 17: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
July 18: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
All meetings will be held at City Hall in the Council Chambers