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Government, Police & Fire
Grosse Pointe Shores Interim City Manager Mark Wollenweber urges residents to document their "bad encounters" with the shared dispatch system to ensure city officials are able to follow up and check into them.
The Grosse Pointe Shores city council rescinded last week's vote to seek an advisory vote from residents about a possible move from Wayne County to Macomb County.
Following about 90 minutes of public comment against the 2012/13 proposed budget, the Grosse Pointe Woods city council approved it unanimously without discussion Monday.
Emagine is taking its movie theater plans to Macomb, not the Pointes. The City of Grosse Pointe council is expected to make a decision during its next meeting in June related to the remaining proposal from Grosse Pointe Theatre.
The tax rate will remain the same in Grosse Pointe Farms following this week's public hearing and council's passage of the 2012/13 fiscal year budget.
Government, Patch's House & Home
The Grosse Pointe Shores city council unanimously approved the final version of an ordinance this week regulating the use of solar power by residents and lifted the temporary moratorium.
The Grosse Pointe Woods council will vote on the Headlee Override next week following their decision this week as the committee of the whole. They intend to ask voters for a 1.85 millage increase in November.
The Grosse Pointe Shores council voted unanimously Tuesday to put an advisory ballot issue on the August primary to determine whether the majority of residents want to leave Wayne County and move to Macomb County.
The Grosse Pointe Park city manager provided details Monday to city council about the 2012/13 proposed fiscal year budget, which does not include any tax increases. New fees are likely, however.
Government, Local Connections
There are several meetings and events in the Grosse Pointes this week. Here are a few of the highlights.
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