11 PM News reported the Consumers got their tax break from Hampton Twp.
From News 12:
The township board passed a 50 percent tax break
for 12 years. Karn-Weadock's existing complex already pays $10 million in
property taxes, making it the county's largest
Michelle Hurd Riddick
Lone Tree Council
In a message dated 11/26/2007 11:23:11 P.M. Eastern Standard Time,
incredible that we continue down the road of pollution.
The sustainable technology is available, and people certainly need the
work provided by the renewable energy sector.
We simply cannot continue to burn coal, clean or otherwise (there is no
such thing as clean coal)
We must conserve, and use our resources wisely.
Can you say "campaign contribution"
Why should Hampton Township give any tax breaks? Is Consumers
Energy going someplace else if they don't get their way? Let the
township reconsider the tax break if Consumers reconsiders a cleaner
power plant other than coal-fired.
Oakland County Greens
G.P.U.S National Delegate - MichiganBylaws, Rules, Policies and
Procedures Committee (BRPP)
Annual National Meeting Committee (ANMC)