Election Day 2017 – November 7 Races

WEST MICHIGAN - November 7, 2017 is Election Day and while there aren't as many races as last year, or next year, here's what is happening, by county.  Uncontested races are not listed.  Some counties have overlap with others.

Also, check with your individual county, city or township clerk for all other specifics.

Allegan

West Michigan Airport Authority 10-year-millage renewal (overlaps with Ottawa County)

Casco Township - Road Millage Proposition

Douglas - Interurban Transit Authority Millage Renewal

Fennville - Fire Safety Proposal

Fennville - $23 Million School Bond Proposal

Holland Mayor (overlaps with Ottawa County)

Martin - School Operating Millage Renewal - Excludes Principal Residences

Otsego - School Bond Proposal

Saugatuck -Interurban Transit Authority Millage Renewal

Saugatuck - School Operating Millage Renewal - Excludes Principal Residences

Saugatuck - Millage proposal for public recreation and playgrounds

Saugatuck Township - Road Maintenance Proposal

Saugatuck Township -Interurban Transit Authority Millage Renewal

South Haven Mayor (overlaps with Van Buren County)

South Haven City Council

Wayland - City Council (3)

Wayland - $19 Million School Bond Proposal (overlaps with Barry and Kent)

Barry County

Commission on Aging Project

Hastings - $10 Million School Bond Proposal

Hastings - $19 Million School Bond Proposal

Martin - School Operating Millage Renewal - Excludes Principal Residences

Wayland - $19 Million School Bond Proposal (overlaps with Kent and Allegan)

Berrien

Benton Harbor - Adoption of Uniform City Tax

Benton Harbor - City Commissioner at large (2)

Benton Harbor - City Commissioner at large (1)

Chikaming Township - Road Millage

Lakeshore Public Schools - Operating Millage Renewal - Excludes Principal Residences

Lakeshore Public Schools - $21 Million Bond Proposal

St. Joseph City Commissioner (3)

Branch

Algansee Township - Fire Equipment Millage

Coldwater - $29 Million School Bond Proposal

Coldwater - 4th Ward Councilmember

Coldwater - 4th Ward Councilmember (partial term)

Quincy -Police Protection Millage

Quincy - Fire Protection Millage

Tekonska - $1.8 Million School Bond Proposal

Calhoun

Battle Creek - City Commission, 1st Ward

Battle Creek - City Commission, 2nd Ward

Battle Creek - City Commission, 3rd Ward

Battle Creek - City Commission, 4th Ward

Battle Creek - City Commission, 5th Ward

Battle Creek - City Commission, At-Large (4)

Hastings - $10 Million School Bond Proposal

Hastings - $19 Million School Bond Proposal

Tekonska - $1.8 Million School Bond Proposal

Cass

Dowagiac - Councilman Ward 1

Kalamazoo

Alamo Township - Emergency Services Millage

Kalamazoo Mayor

Kalamazoo City Commissioner (3)

Otsego - $ 6.9 Million School Bond Proposal

Parchment - City Commissioner (4)

Pavilion Township - Fire Department Millage Proposal

Portage - Mayor

Portage City Council (3)

Vicksburg Community Schools - Operating Millage Renewal - Except Principal Residences

Kent 

Interurban Transit Partnership - Millage Renewal - 12 years . (Grand Rapids, Grandville, Kentwood, Walker, Wyoming)

East Grand Rapids - City Commissioner, Ward 1

East Grand Rapids - City Commissioner, Ward 3

Grand Rapids - City Commissioner, Ward 3

Grand Rapids - Library Board (2)

Grand Rapids - 20 Year Millage for Public Library

Grand Rapids Schools - Operating Millage on property, except principal residences

Grandville - Council Member (3)

Greenville Public Schools (also including portions of Montcalm, Kent and Ionia Counties) - Bond Proposal

Kentwood - Mayor

Kentwood - City Commissioner Ward 1

Lowell - Council Member (2-4 year terms, 1-2 year term)

Walker - Mayor

Walker - City Commissioner Ward 2

Walker - City Commissioner Ward 3

Wyoming - Public Schools Bond Proposal

Ionia

Ionia Schools $3 Million Millage

Mecosta

Big Rapids - City Commissioner (2)

Big Rapids - Charter Amendment on City Bids

Big Rapids - $26 Million Public Schools Bond

Montcalm

Greenville Public Schools (also including portions of Montcalm, Kent and Ionia Counties) - $46 Million Bond Proposal

Stanton - City Council - 2-year term (3)

Muskegon

Youth, Family and Community Millage

Muskegon Township - Road Repair, Maintenance and Improvements Millage

Whitehall Township - Road Repair Millage

Newaygo

Big Rapids - $26 Million Public Schools Bond (overlap with Mecosta)

Fremont Mayor

Fremont City Council (2)

Garfield Township - Road Millage Proposal

Newaygo Mayor

White Cloud Mayor

White Cloud City Council (3)

Ottawa

Airport Operating Millage Renewal and Increase - Holland, Zeeland, Park Township

Coopersville Mayor

Ferrysburg Mayor

Ferrysburg - Council Member (3)

Ferrysburg - Charter Amendment

Ferrysburg - Smith's Bridge Millage Proposal

Grand Haven Mayor

Grand Haven Council Member (2)

Grand Haven - Board of Light and Power Trustee (2)

Holland Mayor (overlaps with Ottawa County)

Spring Lake - Charter Revision

Spring Lake Schools Operating Millage - excludes principal residence

Van Buren

Gobles - City Commissioner (3)

Hartford - Mayor

South Haven - Mayor

South Haven - Ward 1

South Haven - Ward 3

South Haven Township - Police Millage Renewal