State denies city grant request. Ferrysburg City Council to review the issue Monday, Dec. 4.
Voters in the city of Ferrysburg defeated a millage request on Tuesday, 607-355, that would have levied up to 3 mills for 20 years to replace the Smith's Bayou bridge.
Ferrysburg voters will see a request on their Nov. 7 ballots for up to 3 mills to fund the project.
Replacing the Smith's Bayou Bridge will be an expensive endeavor, so Ferrysburg City Council is prepping for it by placing a millage request for up to 3 mills for 20 years.
Ferrysburg officials seek state grant, consider millage to fund $10 million project.