Voters Renew Jail Tax Despite Decade of Trouble

Voters in Wayne County voted to approve a 10 year millage renewal for the operation of the county jail. The renewal called Proposition J, costs the owner of a $150,000 home about $70 per year. The millage raises about $45 million a year for jail operations. The renewal passed on August 2nd, 2022 with 61.5% in favor however, more than 101,000 residents still have a … Continue reading Voters Renew Jail Tax Despite Decade of Trouble