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Kentwood & Wyoming Charter Amendments, 2 (May 2010)

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Two Kentwood & Wyoming Charter Amendment measures were on the May 4, 2010 ballot in the cities of Kentwood and Wyoming which are in Kent County.

Both measures were approved

The Kentwood charter amendment sought to change the amount of tax revenues allocated to the fire and police services in the city. The increase would be by 2 mills, for a total of 6.25 mills.

  • YES 3,305 Approveda
  • NO 2,060

The Wyoming charter amendment sought to add a provision that would designate 1.25 mills to the maintenance and operation of public safety entities in the city. The tax would need to be renewed every five years.[1]

  • YES 4,552 Approveda
  • NO 3,719 [2]