Michigan is gearing up for municipal elections on November 2. Communities will be voting on new mayors, city council members and proposals.
While presidential and gubernatorial elections tend to steal the spotlight, local elections are critical because they are the most likely to impact your day-to-day life. Your local leaders are making decisions that shape everything from public safety and education to how and when your trash is collected.
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WDET distributed surveys to candidates on the ballot in Dearborn, Dearborn Heights, Detroit, Grosse Pointe Park, Hamtramck, New Baltimore, Novi, Pontiac, Royal Oak, Southfield, Sterling Heights and Taylor to gain a deeper understanding of what’s motivating them to run.
Make an informed decision when you go to the voting booth. Get to know the candidates running for mayor, city council or city clerk in your area by selecting a link below: