...FROM THE CITY CLERK:
NOTICE OF REGISTRATION FOR THE ELECTION TO BE HELD ON TUESDAY, AUGUST 6, 2019
CITY OF ST. CLAIR SHORES, MICHIGAN
TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF THE CITY OF ST. CLAIR SHORES:
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that any qualified elector of the City of St. Clair Shores who is not already registered, may register to vote at the office of the City Clerk; the office of the County Clerk; a Secretary of State branch office, or other designated state agency. Registration forms can be obtained at mi.gov/vote and mailed to the St. Clair Shores City Clerk. Voters who are already registered may update their registration at www.expressSOS.com.
The last day to register in any manner other than in-person with the local clerk is Monday, July 22, 2019.
After this date, anyone who qualifies as an elector may register to vote in person with proof of residency (MCL 168.492) at the City of St. Clair Shores Clerk’s Office, located at 27600 Jefferson Ave., St. Clair Shores, MI 48081 at the following times:
• Regular business hours: Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
• Saturday, August 3rd from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
• Election Day, Tuesday August 6th from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the City of St. Clair Shores will be voting on Nominating Nonpartisan Candidates for the Office of City Council.
City Council (Vote for Not More Than 3): Peter Accica
Ronald J. Frederick
And the following 2 charter amendment proposals:
This is a Charter Amendment for a new millage that replaces the expiring street millage for necessary residential street repairs, street construction, street lighting and related sewer repairs and construction
Shall the City of St. Clair Shores, Michigan, commencing July 1, 2020, levy 1.75 mills per year for five (5) years which is estimated to produce $2,627,286.00 of collections in the first year, for necessary residential street repairs, street construction, street lighting, and related sewer repairs and construction, replacing the current 1.1960 mills, which was adopted in 2014, for five (5) years?
This is a Charter Amendment for a millage renewal that replaces the expiring police and fire millage to partially fund the St. Clair Shores Police and Fire Departments
Shall the charter of the City of St. Clair Shores be amended to authorize, for a period of three years, beginning July 1, 2020, the levy and collection of up to 4.8486 mills per $1,000.00 of state taxable value which is estimated to produce $7,279,176 of collections in the first year to be exclusively used for police and fire department operations?
Full charter amendment text of the ballot proposals may be obtained at the City of St. Clair Shores City Clerk’s Office, 27600 Jefferson Ave., St. Clair Shores, MI 48081, telephone: (586)447-3303. A sample ballot may be viewed at mi.gov/vote.
Persons with special needs as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact the clerk’s office.
Mary A. Kotowski
City of St. Clair Shores Clerk