Pagel announces Natural Resources Trust Fund grants for Berrien County

Lawmaker says money will funds trail development, park improvements   State Rep. Dave Pagel today announced two projects in Berrien County will benefit from Natural Resources Trust Fund grants. Pagel, R-Oronoko Township, said Niles Township will receive $286,000 for the Indiana-Michigan River Valley Trail development. Another $300,000 will go toward improvements at Silver Beach County…

McBroom announces April office hours

State Rep. Ed McBroom today announced he will meet with residents in Menominee County during office hours scheduled for Monday, April 8. The 108th District lawmaker will be at Spies Library, located at 940 1st St., from 10 to 11 a.m Central Time. “I would like to invite residents to join me at this month’s…

Rep. Muxlow announces April office hours

State Rep. Paul Muxlow is sponsoring two days of district office hours in the month of April.  He is inviting anyone interested in discussing state or local politics to come meet with him. The representative will have open office hours at the following locations and times: Friday, April 12: 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the…

Pscholka lauds Department of Natural Resources grant to Silver Beach County Park

State Rep. Al Pscholka today lauded the Michigan Department of Natural Resource’s announcement that the Silver Beach County Park will receive a $300,000 state grant to improve and develop the recreational facility. Gov. Rick Snyder approved the Natural Resources Trust Fund (MNRTF) grant appropriations for FY 2012 last week, including the funding for the Silver…

Michigan House Republicans launch new website

LANSING – Michigan House Republicans this week launched a new caucus website to make it easier for constituents to find out news from the Capitol and interact with their representatives. The caucus’ redesigned website – www.gophouse.org – provides improved navigation and an interactive look at House Republicans’ initiatives and results for Michigan. “Using the Internet…

Price announces state grants to fund Ottawa County recreational upgrades

Ottawa County will receive several state grants to improve public outdoor recreation opportunities throughout the region, state Rep. Amanda Price announced today. Last week, Gov. Rick Snyder approved the Natural Resources Trust Fund (MNRTF) grant appropriations for FY 2012, which included the funding for the projects in Ottawa County. The Village of Spring Lake will…

Rep. Somerville invites residents to meet with him at his April office hours

State Rep. Pat Somerville, R-New Boston, today announced his upcoming April office hours. Somerville encourages residents to meet with him to discuss state and local issues. The first session will take place from 9 to 11:00 a.m. on Monday, April 8, at Huron Township Hall, 22950 Huron River Drive, New Boston. The second session will…

Heise invites residents to April office hours

State Rep. Kurt Heise invites residents to meet with him locally during district office hours on Monday, April 8, at locations in eastern Canton, Northville, and Plymouth at the following times and locations: 10 to 11 a.m., Parthenon Coney Island, 39910 Ford Road (east of I-275), Canton 12 to 1 p.m., Northville District Library, 212…

Rep. Wayne Schmidt announces local office hours

  State Rep. Wayne Schmidt today announced updated office hours that will take place throughout the 104th District. Schmidt is inviting residents to attend office hours to discuss issues of local and state concern.  The lawmaker will have office hours on Monday, April 8, at the following times and locations: 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. – Traverse…

Walsh to host transportation Town Hall

State Rep. John Walsh today announced that he will host a town hall to discuss road funding proposals.  The event will take place Monday, April 29 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Vista Tech Center located at 18600 Haggerty Road in Livonia. Speaking at the town hall will be Michigan Department of Transportation Director…

Rep. VerHeulen announces April office hours

State Rep. Rob VerHeulen, R-Walker, is  holding office hours in April to give local residents a convenient opportunity to meet with him in person. No appointment is necessary to talk with Rep. VerHeulen during this time. All are welcome to hear a legislative update and discuss topics of interest or concern. Upcoming office hours are…