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PAGE 2                                                         ASSOCIATED NEWSPAPERS OF MICHIGAN                                       September 29, 2022


        Goodfellows group hosts Witches Night Out

           As the Halloween holiday approaches,  event drawing people from surrounding  The cost for the event is $30 per witch  children, many of whom would not have
        members of the Romulus Goodfellows     areas to attend the event. Attendees  and the event is limited to those 21 years  had anything on their table or under the
        are thinking about Christmas.          attend the event dressed as witches and  of age or older, organizers said.   tree without the Goodfellows organiza-
           This year the club is organizing the  warlocks and enjoy an evening of      No Child Without a Christmas has    tions. Romulus Goodfellows, Inc. is a
        first Witches Night Out in the community  Halloween-themed entertainment.    been a project of Goodfellows' organiza-  501(c)3 non-profit organization and all
        as an effort to help fund the annual No  In Romulus, the event is set for 6-9  tions and their supporters for nearly a  contributions made are tax-deductible.
        Child Without A Christmas campaign.    p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27 at the Romulus  hundred years. Through their efforts,   For tickets or information, contact the
           Witches Night Out is mid-week event  VFW Post 78, 39270  West Huron River Dr.  they have given the gift of a joyous  Goodfellows at (734) 322-7680 or romulus-
        that has exploded in popularity across  The evening will include contests for the  Christmas to thousands of families with
        the country during the past few years.  best witch, hat and broom; 50-50 raffles
        The event has a huge following in several  along with food and non-alcoholic bever-  To subscribe to The Eagle visit
        states where it has become a destination  ages. Witch attire is highly recommended.

                                                                                                                    NOTICE OF REGISTRATION
                                                                                                         CITY OF ROMULUS, COUNTY OF WAYNE, MICHIGAN
                                                                                                      STATE GENERAL ELECTION - TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2022
                                                                                      TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF THE CITY OF ROMULUS:
                                                                                      NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT AN ELECTION WILL BE HELD IN THE CITY OF
                                                                                      ROMULUS ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2022. Any qualified elector of the City of Romulus
                                                                                      who is not already registered, may register to vote at the office of the City Clerk; a Secretary of State
                                                                                      Branch office, or other designated state agency. Registration forms can be obtained at
                                                                                      and mailed to the City Clerk. Voters who are already registered may update their registration at
                                                                                      The last day to register in any manner other than in-person with the local clerk is Monday, October
                                                                                      24, 2022 by 4:00 p.m.

                                                                                      After this date, anyone who qualifies as an elector may register to vote in person with proof of res-
                                                                                      idency (MCL 168.492) at the Romulus City Clerk's office, located at 11111 Wayne Road, Romulus,
                                                                                      MI 48174 at the following times:

                                                                                         • Regular business hours: Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
                                                                                         • Saturday, November 5, 2022 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
                                                                                         • Election Day, Tuesday, November 8, 2022 from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

                                                                                      PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the following offices will appear on the ballot:
                                                                                      Governor, Lt. Governor, Secretary of State, Attorney General, Representative in Congress
                                                                                      (District 13), State Senator (District 4), Representative in State Legislature (District 26) for
        Scarecrow entries are sought                                                  4, Representative in State Legislature (District 31) for Precincts 11 & 12, State Board of
                                                                                      Precincts 1,3,5,6,7,8,9, & 10, Representative in State Legislature (District 29) for Precincts 2 &
                                                                                      Education Member, Regent of the University of Michigan,  Trustee of Michigan State
                                                                                      Commissioner (District 11), Justice of Supreme Court, Judge of Court of Appeals - 1st Division
           Romulus residents have only until Oct.  All scarecrows must be designed so  University, County Executive, County Sheriff (Partial  Term Ending 12/31/2024), County
        3 to complete their entries into the down-  they will stand upright and entries must  (Incumbent Position), Judge of Court of Appeals - 1st Division (Incumbent Position Partial
                                                                                      Term Ending 01/01/2027), Judge of Circuit Court - 3rd Circuit (Incumbent Position), Judge of
        town Romulus Scarecrow Contest.        include any materials necessary to dis-  Circuit Court - 3rd Circuit (Non-Incumbent Position), Judge of Circuit Court - 3rd Circuit
           The popular event, which began in the  play the scarecrow in an upright manner.  (Incumbent Position Partial Term Ending 01/01/2027), Judge of Circuit Court - 3rd Circuit
        community in 2015, draws more entries  Commercially made scarecrows are not   (New Judgeship 6 Year Term), Judge of Probate Court (Incumbent Position), Judge of Probate
        each year, organizers said. Entries can be  eligible for entry. Frames for scarecrow  Court (Non-Incumbent Position), Judge of District Court - 34th District (Incumbent Position),
        submitted by residents, organizations,  entries, measuring 6-feet by 3-feet are  Board Members Romulus Community School District for Precincts 1,2,3,4R,5,7,8,9,10,11,12,
                                                                                      Board Members Woodhaven-Brownstown School District for Precinct 4WB, Board Members
        businesses, clubs, civic groups and just  available for a $5 fee from the Community  Wayne-Westland Community School District for Precinct 6
        about anyone interested in brightening up  Development office at Romulus City Hall.
        downtown and welcoming fall to the city.  The frames are in limited supply and will  The following proposals will appear on the ballot:
        The scarecrows will be placed in the   be sold on a first-come, first-serve basis.                         PROPOSAL 22-1
                                                                                         A proposal to amend the state constitution to require annual public financial disclosure
        downtown Romulus corridor from Oct. 3    Organizers said scarecrow entries must  reports by legislators and other state officers and change state legislator term limit to 12
        through Nov. 4.                        be in good taste and appropriate for view-                        total years in legislature
           Participants must pre-register for entry  ing by the public and families. No adult,  This proposed constitutional amendment would:
        as space for scarecrows is limited.    political or religious themed entries will  Require members of legislature, governor, lieutenant governor, secretary of state, and attorney gen-
        Registration is available in person at  be accepted and frightening, scary, vio-  eral file annual public financial disclosure reports after 2023, include assets, liabilities, income
        Romulus City Hall during regular busi-  lent, gruesome, or bloody entries are also  sources, future employment agreement, gifts, travel reimbursements, and positions held in organi-
                                                                                      zations except religious, social, and political organizations; Require legislature implement but not
        ness hours or submitted via email to   prohibited.                            limit or restrict reporting requirements; and Replace current term limits for state representatives and
        Community Services. There is no fee for  For more information, call (734) 942-  state senators with a 12-year total limit in any combination between house and senate, except a per-
        entering the contest.                  7545 or visit          son elected to senate in 2022 may be elected the number of times allowed when that person became
                                                                                      a candidate.
        Grant                                  ers in that community.                                              PROPOSAL 22-2
                                                                                      Should this proposal be adopted?     [ ] Yes  [ ] No
                                                 “Our firefighters put their lives on the
                                               line to protect our families, homes, and    A Proposal to amend the state constitution to add provisions regarding elections.
        FROM PAGE 1                            communities,” said Stabenow.           This proposed constitutional amendment would:
                                                 “These new resources will help the   Recognized fundamental right to vote without harassing conduct; Require military or overseas bal-
        development in the City of Romulus, cre-  Dearborn  and   Romulus     Fire    lots to be counted if postmarked by election day; Provide voter right to verify identity with photo ID
                                                                                      or signed statement; Provide voter right to single application to vote absentee in all elections;
        ates challenges to meet the current and  Departments make sure there is always  Require state-funded absentee-ballot drop boxes, and postage for absentee applications and ballots;
        future emergency first response needs  someone there to answer the call in an  Provide that only election officials may conduct post-election audits; Require nine days of early in-
        of the community,” McCraight said.     emergency.”                            person voting; Allow donations to fund elections, which must be disclosed; and Require canvass
           “The funding for an additional six    “It's important that our fire depart-  boards certify elections results based only on the official records of votes cast.
        firefighters will afford our administra-  ments have the resources to maintain  Should this proposal be adopted?      [ ] Yes   [ ] No
        tion the opportunity to proceed with   and hire personnel to continue serving                              PROPOSAL 22-3
        plans to enhance response times across  their communities effectively,” said         A Proposal to amend the state constitution to establish new individual right
        the city and support the efforts of our  Peters, chairman of the Senate             to reproductive freedom, including right to make all decisions about pregnancy
        dedicated men and women of the         Homeland Security and Governmental                  and abortion; allow state to regulate abortion in some cases;
        Romulus Fire Department.  We are       Affairs Committee. “I'm pleased to wel-            and forbid prosecute of individuals exercising established rights
        eager to once again partner with FEMA  come this federal grant that will enable  This proposed constitutional amendment would:
        in utilizing this award to permanently  fire departments in Dearborn and      Establish new individual right to reproductive freedom, including right to make and carry out all
        grow our response capabilities and     Romulus to hire additional firefighters  decisions about pregnancy, such as prenatal care, childbirth, postpartum care, contraception, sterili-
        thank our representatives in Washington  to support their operations.”        zation, abortion, miscarriage management and infertility; Allow state to regulate abortion after fetal
        and in Lansing for their continued sup-  More information about these grants  viability, but not prohibit if medically needed to protect a patient's life or physical or mental health;
                                                                                      Forbid state discrimination in enforcement of this right; prohibit prosecution of an individual, or a
        port of our efforts,” said McCraight.  can be found at:  person helping a pregnant individual for exercising rights established by this amendment; and
           The City of Dearborn was also award-  grants/preparedness/firefighters/safer#a  Invalidate state laws conflicting with this amendment.
        ed funding for the hiring of 12 firefight-  wards.                            Should this amendment be adopted?     [ ] Yes  [ ] No
                                                                                                  WAYNE COUNTY PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION MILLAGE
                                                                                      If approved, this proposal will renew the 0.9949 Mill levied by the Wayne County Transit Authority
                                                                                      for the years 2022 through 2025 and will allow continued support to the Suburban Mobility
                                                                                      Authority for Regional Transportation (SMART) for a public transportation system serving the eld-
                                                                                      erly, disabled, and general public of Wayne County. For the purpose of providing funds in support
                                                                                      of public transportation serving the elderly, disabled, and general public, shall 0.9949 Mill on all tax-
                                                                                      able property located within the Wayne County Transit Authority area, be imposed for a period of
                                                                                      four (4) years, being years 2022 through 2025? Based on the known taxable value of
                                                                                      $20,303,162,481 from the current 2022 tax year, this millage would raise approximately
                                                                                      $20,199,616.35 in the first year.      [ ] Yes  [ ] No

                                                                                       WAYNE-WESTLAND COMMUNITY SCHOOLS SINKING FUND MILLAGE PROPOSAL
                                                                                                                  (For Precinct 6 Only)
                                                                                      Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property in Wayne-
                                                                                      Westland Community Schools, Wayne County, Michigan, be increased by and the board of educa-
                                                                                      tion be authorized to levy not to exceed 1 mill ($1.00 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) for a peri-
                                                                                      od of 10 years, 2023 to 2032, inclusive, to create a sinking fund for the purchase of real estate for
                                                                                      sites for, and the construction or repair of, school buildings, for school security improvements, for
                                                                                      the acquisition or upgrading of technology and other purposes authorized by law; the estimate of the
                                                                                      revenue the school district will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2023 is approximate-
                                                                                      ly $2,205,858?  [ ] Yes  [ ] No

                                                                                      PERSONS ENTITLED to be registered voters in the City of Romulus must possess the following
                                                                                      qualifications on or before the day of the election: (1) a citizen of the United States; (2) not less than
                                                                                      17 ½ years of age; (3) a resident of the State of Michigan and the City of Romulus (MCL 168.492).

                                                                                      Persons with special needs as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact the
                                                                                      Clerk's office.

                                                                                      Ellen L. Craig-Bragg, MiPMC, CMC
                                                                                      City Clerk
                                                                                      City of Romulus
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