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Voters Say ‘No’ to Saugatuck-Douglas Consolidation

Posted at 9:51 PM, Nov 05, 2013
and last updated 2013-11-05 21:51:57-05

Two Michigan cities could merge with election day voteALLEGAN COUNTY, Mich. — Tuesday, a majority of the 1,068 voters in Saugatuck and Douglas voted ‘No’ to a proposed consolidation.

In Douglas, the proposal received 385 ‘No’ votes  226 ‘Yes’ votes.  There were 265 ‘No’ and 192 ‘Yes’ in Saugatuck.

FOX 17 talked with voters both for and against the consolidation last week.