Don’t forget about the election coming up on August 4th. It’s not just a primary. There are ballot issues for millage renewals as well:
- Recycling Purchases and Programs
- Senior Citizen Programs
- Airport Operations and Maintenance
- Road Maintenance and Construction
- Support Emergency Medical Support
- Operation of the Beaver Island Community School
- Operation of St. James Township
- Provision of Advanced Life Support
- Maintenance and Operation of the Landfill and Transfer Station
- Operation of the Beaver Island Historical Society
To help in your decision making, the following link will allow you to view a sample ballot for either Peaine or St. James Township: https://mvic.sos.state.mi.us/PublicBallot.
Please be sure to vote. It is a way for people to express their opinions, needs, wants, preferences, dreams and desires. Voting allows us to have control over our lives. By not voting, you are placing your liberty and freedom into the hands of others.
Voting is the essence of democracy.