Rep. Lucido: New Mackinac Straits Authority is the best option for Michigan

A plan approved today in the Michigan House with bipartisan support is the best deal on the table for ensuring Michigan’s energy security, said State Rep. Peter Lucido. Lucido, of Shelby Twp., said agreements with Enbridge Energy to build a multi-use utility tunnel is the safest, most cost-effective alternative to the Line 5 tunnel currently…

Macomb delegation: Give communities more control over fireworks

The Michigan House today voted to give local municipalities more control over the sale, use and safety of consumer-grade fireworks within their borders after approving bipartisan plans sponsored by Macomb County legislators. State Reps. John Chirkun, Diana Farrington, Kevin Hertel, Pamela Hornberger, Peter Lucido, Steve Marino, William Sowerby and Jeff Yaroch combined in a joint…

Rep. Lucido gives farewell address to House of Representatives

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Peter Lucido gave his farewell address to the Michigan House of Representatives during session on Wednesday. In the speech, Rep. Lucido thanked his colleagues and staff for their hard work and friendship, as he highlighted his eagerness to continue serving the people of Macomb County in the state Senate.

Rep. Lucido plan helps protect taxpayers against corrupt officials

The Michigan House today approved a plan from Rep. Peter Lucido that helps hold corrupt public officials accountable to taxpayers. Lucido’s legislation calls for revoking taxpayer-funded retiree health insurance coverage in cases where a public official has been convicted of a job-related felony such as bribery or misuse of public funds. “The Legislature, as stewards…

Rep. Lucido spearheads landmark ‘Raise the Age’ legislation

Plan will treat 17-year-olds as minors for most criminal offenses  A proposal offered by state Rep. Peter Lucido as part of a bipartisan plan to change the age at which individuals are considered adults for the purposes of prosecuting and adjudicating criminal offenses today was approved by the House Law and Justice Committee. Michigan is…

Rep. Lucido announces ‘equitable and fair’ plan to improve southeast Michigan roads

State Rep. Peter Lucido of Macomb County today announced he is working on a legislative plan to help improve roads in southeast Michigan without further tax increases or bonding proposals. Lucido’s plan calls for keeping the money raised from vehicle registration fees and state per-gallon gas taxes that motorists already pay within their home counties…

Rep. Lucido honors Nitsches Meats & Deli for 30 years of service to Shelby Township

State Rep. Peter Lucido presented the Kiel Family of Nitsches Meats & Deli, in Shelby Township, with a special tribute recognizing the shop’s 30th anniversary, Thursday. “This tribute recognizes the owners, management and staff of Nitsches Meats & Deli, not only for their wonderful service and delicious meats and deli products, but for what they…

Rep. Lucido plan establishing new protocol for pawned items is signed

A proposal from state Rep. Peter Lucido that helps police and pawnbrokers deal with stolen items was recently signed into Michigan state law. When following up on reported theft, police will monitor activity at area pawnshops in case items in question turn up. The plan grants law enforcement the ability to put a written hold…

Rep. Lucido welcomes residents to Lake St. Clair Water-Quality Town Hall

State Rep. Peter Lucido, of Shelby Township, recently welcomed hundreds of local residents to a town hall meeting to discuss concerns over water quality in Lake St. Clair, its tributaries and watershed, as well as possible PFAS contamination in drinking water. Those invited to speak included federal, state, and local government officials; representatives from Selfridge…

Rep. Lucido welcomes summer reading contest winners to the Capitol

State Rep. Peter Lucido, of Shelby Township, today honored two special guests chosen to join the lawmaker for Representative for a Day. Henry and Jackson Bright, both students at Monfort Elementary School in Shelby Township, were selected as the winners of Rep. Lucido’s summer reading contest. Henry and Jackson were sworn in as honorary state…

Rep. Lucido introduces bills to increase protection of MI’s water resources

State Rep. Peter Lucido today announced a pair of proposals to reduce water contamination, and to fund improvements to water and sewer systems in Michigan communities. Lucido, of Shelby Township, said water is one of Michigan’s most valuable resources. “It’s simply unacceptable for any family living in the Great Lakes State to go without access…