Join Rep. Webber at his April office hours

State Rep. Michael Webber of Rochester Hills invites residents to join him for his in-district office hours on Monday, April 15. “Some of the best ideas are generated from the members in our community,” Rep. Webber said. “I welcome anyone with concerns, ideas or issues to join me.” Rep. Webber will meet with residents at…

Join Rep. Reilly at his April office hours

State Rep. John Reilly of Oakland Township invites residents to join him in Oxford and Orion Township for his monthly local office hours on Monday, April 15. “I value the insight that I receive during local office hours,” Rep. Reilly said. “The governor’s recent budget proposal has prompted significant feedback, and I am eager to…

Rep. Kahle announces office hours on April 12

State Rep. Bronna Kahle invites Lenawee County residents to join her for local office hours on Friday, April 12. “My priority is making Lenawee County a better place to live, work and raise a family and that starts by listening to people and understanding their experiences,” Rep. Kahle said. “Your input is truly appreciated because…

Rep. Schroeder wraps up March is Reading Month tour

During the month of March, State Rep. Andrea Schroeder of Independence Township, visited classrooms throughout Independence and Waterford Townships as part of March is Reading Month. This month is a great way to encourage students to enhance their education by reading daily. “I always look forward to opportunities where I can visit classrooms and get…

Rep. Glenn concludes March is Reading Month tour

State Rep. Annette Glenn recently concluded her March is Reading Month tour in Midland County, where she read to 33 classrooms throughout the month. Glenn embarked on the tour across the county with the goal of promoting a love of reading to students in the community. “One of my top priorities is to encourage our children to read and…

Houghton County to receive funds to improve infrastructure

State Rep. Greg Markkanen of Hancock, announced today that Portage Charter Township will receive a $960,000 loan and a $2,040,000 grant to construct a sewer collection system to repair vital infrastructure. The money is part of a $7.7 million investment by United States Department of Agriculture to rebuild and construct rural water infrastructure in Michigan….

Rep. Markkanen invites residents to first April office hour

Rep. Greg Markkanen of Houghton announced his first April office hour for residents of the 110th district. Markkanen will be joined by special guest, former Senator Tom Casperson. Additional April office hours will be announced in the near future. “I am honored to be joined by former Senator Casperson to discuss issues impacting the 110th…

Rep. Wentworth announces school safety grant

State Rep. Jason Wentworth of Farwell announced today that Farwell Area Schools will receive over $102,000 and Beaverton Rural Schools will receive over $88,000 to bolster safety in each school as part of the Competitive School Safety Grant Program. “The greatest resources we have are our children and young people,” Wentworth said.  “We must continue…

Rep. Cole applauds President’s promise to fund Great Lakes protection program

President Trump pledges $300 million for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative State Rep. Triston Cole today praised President Donald Trump’s support of the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. “This critical project will protect our precious Great Lakes from invasive species, clean up toxic contaminants and help restore natural habitats,” said Cole, of Mancelona. “The Great Lakes are…

Rep. Mueller reads to local students

State Rep. Mike Mueller of Linden celebrated March is Reading Month by reading to 315 students at five local schools. “Reading is critical to a child’s development,” Rep. Mueller said. “It is our responsibility to show young people the importance of reading and instill a love for books. When we invest in them this way,…

Rep. Rendon invites residents to April office hours

Rep. Daire Rendon of Lake City announced her April office hours for residents of Missaukee, Crawford, Kalkaska, Roscommon and Ogemaw counties. “I am looking forward to another great round of office hours,” Rendon said. “The conversations I have back in district help me learn about the things that are going smoothly and the issues that…

Rep. Markkanen welcomes President’s call to fund vital Great Lakes program

State Rep. Greg Markkanen today welcomed President Donald Trump’s recently stated financial support of the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, a program of vital importance to the Upper Peninsula. During a rally in Grand Rapids last week, President Trump pledged to fully fund the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative at $300 million in the federal Fiscal Year…