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Voters Approve Grand Rapids Parks Millage

Posted at 10:45 PM, Nov 05, 2013
and last updated 2013-11-05 22:49:44-05
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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Voters in Grand Rapids overwhelmingly approved a millage aimed at improving the city’s parks.

The millage passed with a 60 percent majority of the more than 15,000 votes.

The seven-year request will provide $4 million annually to repair and enhance parks as well as provide funding for three city swimming pools each summer.