Rep. Rendon invites residents to join for coffee and conversation

State Rep. Bruce Rendon invites all area residents to join him for coffee and conversation at any of the following in-district locations: Friday, Oct. 14 9 to 10 a.m. at Goodale’s Bakery, located at 500 Norway St. in Grayling 1 to 2 p.m. at Trout Town Café, located at 306 Elm St. in Kalkaska Friday,…

Rep. Rendon welcomes Kalkaska County sheriff to 9/11 ceremony

Kalkaska County Sheriff Patrick Whiteford (right) joins state Rep. Bruce Rendon (left), in the Capitol rotunda as his guest during the annual House of Representatives 9/11 Memorial Ceremony. House members invited first responders from their communities to be their guests for the service that also honors first responders and military members who lost their lives…

Rep. Rendon to host July office hours

State Rep. Bruce Rendon, R-Lake City, today announced that he will host in-district office hours this July. Office hours will take place at the following times and locations: Friday, July 8 9 to 10 a.m. at Goodale’s Bakery located at 500 Norway St. in Grayling Noon to 1 p.m. at Trout Town Tavern & Eatery…

Rep. Rendon to host March office hours

Office hours with state Rep. Bruce Rendon, R-Lake City, will be hosted in Crawford, Kalkaska, Ogemaw, Roscommon and Missaukee counties this March. Local office hours are intended to give residents a chance to meet their state representative and ask any questions or voice any concerns they have about state government or legislation. “Much of the…

DNR firefighter pensions protected in Rep. Rendon legislation

In cases of extreme emergency, the state Department of Natural Resources may soon be able to call on their retired firefighters, thanks to legislation passed by the Michigan House this week. Retired firefighters have been hesitant to help out during emergencies, such as large forest fires, for fear of losing their pensions. House Bill 5128,…

Rep. Rendon invites residents to local office hours

State Rep. Bruce Rendon, R-Lake City, today announced office hours for the month of February. The lawmaker says this is an opportunity for residents to come together with questions and concerns regarding state government and pending and passed legislation. Residents can meet Rep. Rendon at the following times and locations: Friday, Feb. 12 From 9…

Rep. Rendon will host office hours Oct. 16

State Rep. Bruce Rendon, R-Lake City, will host office hours in Ogemaw, Roscommon, and Missaukee counties on Oct. 16 at the following times and locations: Ogemaw County: 9 to 10 a.m. at the West Branch Area Chamber of Commerce, located at 422 W. Houghton Ave. in West Branch. Roscommon County: Noon to 1 p.m. at…

Rep. Bruce Rendon tours ArtPrize with House Tourism and Recreation Committee

State Rep. Bruce Rendon, chair of the House Committee on Tourism and Recreation, led his fellow committee members to Grand Rapids to experience ArtPrize and learn more about the widely known tourist attraction. The committee heard presentations from Christian Gaines, executive director of ArtPrize; Janet Korn senior vice president of Experience Grand Rapids; Allie Bush…

Rep. Rendon announces Oct. 9 office hours

State Rep. Bruce Rendon, R-Lake City, today announced that office hours will take place Friday, Oct. 9. Rep. Rendon invites residents to join him for coffee and conversation from 9 to 10 a.m. at Goodale’s Bakery, located at 500 Norway St. in Grayling, or from noon to 1 p.m. at Trout Town Café, located at…

Rep. Rendon storage facility insurance passes through House

Lawmaker: We’ve eliminated over-regulated procedures for businesses, customers A bill introduced by state Rep. Bruce Rendon to revise the requirements necessary for storage facility owners to sell their customers insurance was passed by the Michigan House today. House Bill 4636 addresses issues when a person’s property in storage is not covered by their home owner…

Lawmakers praise ARAUCO expansion, new jobs

State Rep. Bruce Rendon and State Sen. Darwin Booher applauded ARAUCO’s plans to build the largest continuous particleboard press in North America, and generate an estimated 250 permanent jobs. Rep. Rendon and Sen. Booher, along with other community leaders, worked together to  grow support for the project by ensuring that the proper individuals were made…

Rep. Rendon will host office hours Sept. 11

State Rep. Bruce Rendon, R-Lake City, today announced that office hours will be held on Friday, Sept. 11. Rep. Rendon invites residents to join him for coffee and conversation from 9 to 10 a.m. at Goodale’s Bakery, located at 500 Norway St. in Grayling, and from noon to 1 p.m. at Trout Town Café, located…

Rep. Rendon introduces new legislative director

State Rep. Bruce Rendon today announced the addition of new legislative director, Robin Naeyaert, to his Lansing office. “I’m thrilled to have Robin leading my team in Lansing,” said Rep. Rendon. “Her experience and know-how make her a valuable asset, not only to me, but also to my constituents. I have great confidence in her…

Rep. Rendon invites all to join in June office hours

State Rep. Bruce Rendon invites residents of the 103rd House district to join him to discuss state government at his local office hours scheduled for this month in Ogemaw, Roscommon and Missaukee counties. “I enjoy hearing what the people in my communities have to say,” Rep. Rendon said. “It’s a necessary tool to help find…

Rep. Rendon hooked on Free Fishing Weekend

State Rep. Bruce Rendon is encouraging local residents to participate in Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend on June 13-14. “Fishing is such a great and historic part of Pure Michigan and a long-standing tradition for many families,” said Rep. Rendon. “I’m eager to see people take advantage of the opportunity, especially those who may never have…