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MDOT to Sell Off Excess Property in Auction
The Michigan Department of Transportation has announced they will auction off 11 excess properties this week. According to MDOT, the properties, which are available for public purchase, are no longer needed for transportation purposes and are located throughout Michigan...
Gov. Snyder Signs Detroit ‘Grand Bargain’ Legislation
On Friday morning, Governor Rick Snyder signed legislation into law that creates the state's contribution to Detroit's "Grand Bargain" settlement. In doing so, the governor said the historic, bipartisan legislation shows all Michigan stands together in Detroit's revi…
AAA Michigan: Gas Prices Up A Few Cents
Motorists around Michigan will find the average gas prices up for the fourth week in a row. AAA Michigan reports that the current statewide average is just under $3.96 per gallon.
Gas prices in and around the Flint area are just under the $4 per gallon mark with prices hovering around $3...
Michigan Legislature Adjourns for Summer without Road Fix Deal
The Michigan Legislature adjourned for their summer recess on Thursday without a deal to fund fixing the state's deteriorating roads. According to WNEM, talks broke down over a proposed gradual increase to the state's gasoline tax. The plan would have allowed the 19-cents-a-gallon tax rise…
State Senate Rejects Gasoline Tax Increase to Fix Roads
A proposal to raise the state's gasoline tax as a way to improve Michigan's roads and bridges has stalled in the Senate.
According to NBC 25, senators broke early this morning (6/12) after a marathon session without passing a measure that would more than double the 19 cents a gallon tax wit…

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