Many questions remain on regional water authority plan, Heise says

A proposal for a regional water authority in southeast Michigan needs to be examined more carefully, state Rep. Kurt Heise said today after plans were announced. “I’ve been a vocal proponent of a regional water authority for years, first as director of the Wayne County Department of Environment and since I first came to the…

Price to hold September office hours in Park Township, Grand Haven

State Rep. Amanda Price will sponsor a pair of in-district office hours during September to meet with local residents and discuss issues of interest or concern. Price will be at Park Township Hall, 52 152nd Ave. in Holland, from 10 to 11 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 15. The lawmaker will also be at Coffee Grounds,…

Zorn, Jenkins bring local leaders together to discuss County Line Road

State Reps. Dale Zorn and Nancy Jenkins recently met with local leaders to discuss the condition of County Line Road and ways to cooperatively improve the boundary road. Zorn and Jenkins met with Randy Pierce, the managing director of the Monroe County Road Commission, and Scott Merillat, the managing director of the Lenawee County Road…

Walsh: 20th annual Senior Celebration tickets available

Fun, informative event is Oct. 10 State Rep. John Walsh, R-Livonia, is hosting the 20th annual Western Wayne County Senior Celebration Day, along with Angela Hospice and Senior Citizen Achievement Needs, a local nonprofit organization serving senior citizens. Senior citizens looking for a day filled with entertainment and information should make plans to attend on…

Pscholka’s Orchard Hill Landfill town hall taking place on Sept. 9

Residents with any questions or concerns regarding the odor situation at the Orchard Hill Sanitary Landfill are encouraged to attend the upcoming town hall meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. at the North Berrien Senior Center, 6648 Ryno Road in Coloma. State Rep. Al Pscholka reminds local residents of the opportunity to meet…

Rep. Daley invites residents to September office hours

Rep. Kevin Daley, R-Lum, will host September office hours in Imlay City to give residents of the 82nd District a chance to meet with him and discuss state or local issues. “It’s important that I receive feedback from residents of our communities on what is important to them,” Daley said. “The suggestions and constructive criticism…

Rep. VerHeulen welcomes residents to meet for September office hours

State Rep. Rob VerHeulen, R-Walker, invites constituents to meet for office hours in Sparta and Walker during September. Office hours will take place: In Sparta on Saturday, Sept. 13 at Maxine’s Family Restaurant located at 370 N. State St., from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. In Walker on Saturday, Sept. 27 at Pop’s Restaurant located at…

Pscholka reminds residents of upcoming Orchard Hill Landfill town hall

Lawmaker: Feedback is critical as the situation improves State Rep. Al Pscholka reminds residents of the upcoming town hall meeting taking place on Tuesday, Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. at the North Berrien Senior Center, located at 6648 Ryno Road in Coloma. Local residents will have the chance to meet with the lawmaker and representatives…

Rep. Somerville invites local residents to a pair of September office hours

Rep. Pat Somerville today announced a pair of September office hour events in Trenton and Gibraltar. “I look forward to sitting down and chatting with all members of our local communities during these office hours,” said Somerville, R-New Boston. “Anyone is welcome to stop by either location to let me know what concerns they have,…