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 participates in charity Polar Plunge

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Peter Lucido dressed as a ray of sunshine before jumping into a frigid pool of water in front of the state Capitol on Thursday. The 2018 legislative Polar Plunge raised over $30,000 in support of Michigan Special Olympics.

Rep. Lucido honors intern with tribute on House floor

PHOTO INFORMATION: Rep. Peter Lucido today presented Konrad Starospka a tribute on the House floor in recognition of his hard work and contribution to the 36th District over the past year. Starospka is graduating from Michigan State University this spring and has worked in Rep. Lucido’s office since December of 2016. ###

Macomb County Chief Judge joins Rep. Lucido for State of the State

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Peter Lucido, of Shelby Township, invited Macomb County Circuit Court Chief Judge James Biernat Jr. (left) as his guest during the 2018 State of the State today in the state Capitol. Judge Biernat, who is serving his second two-year term as chief judge in Macomb County, was appointed to the bench…

Fellow De La Salle graduates join Rep. Lucido for State of the State

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Peter Lucido, of Shelby Township, today was joined by Macomb County Circuit Court Chief Judge James Biernat Jr. (right), Michigan Supreme Court Justice David Viviano (second from left) and law partner Vince Manzella (far left) of Lucido & Manzella, P.C. in the state Capitol for the 2018 State of the State…

Rep. Lucido testifies for bill establishing clarity in guidelines for pawned goods

State Rep. Peter Lucido today provided testimony before the House Committee on Commerce and Trade on his bill providing broader ability to police when dealing with possible stolen items at pawnshops. The bill allows law enforcement to put a written hold on an item in possession of a pawnbroker if evidence suggests it was stolen,…

Rep. Lucido calls for updates to child abuse sentencing

State Rep. Peter Lucido, of Shelby Township, today spoke during the House Law and Justice Committee in support of his legislation to better protect children by increasing punishment for repeat child abuse convictions. “We simply must improve our protections of our most vulnerable citizens — our children,” said Lucido, who is vice-chair of the committee….

Rep. Lucido welcomes Rep. for a Day contest winners to the Capitol

State Rep. Pete Lucido, of Shelby Township, today hosted two special guests chosen to join the lawmaker as Reps. for a day. Taylor and Sydney Wheeler, both students at Monfort Elementary School in Shelby Township, were selected as the winners of Rep. Lucido’s summer reading contest. The contest, which took place between May and August,…

A glorious celebration for Italian Americans at the Capitol

Tuesday morning, Italian Americans from all over Southeast Michigan arrived for the annual Columbus Day celebration in Lansing. The trip is held to celebrate Christopher Columbus and the impact Italian Americans have made to Michigan and the United States. State Rep. Pete Lucido was honored by the Columbus Day Celebration Committee and selected as the…

Rep. Lucido pleased with overwhelming turnout at Lake St. Clair town hall

State Rep. Pete Lucido, of Shelby Township, welcomed a packed house of local residents at a town hall on water quality concerns in Lake St. Clair. Those in attendance included waterfront business, homeowners, and concerned citizens from nearly every community in Macomb County. Residents had the opportunity to ask questions and hear responses from the…

Rep. Lucido welcomes residents to the State Capitol in support of charity

State Rep. Peter Lucido, of Shelby Township, welcomed local residents Lenny Amore and Jeff Shields to the Capitol as they displayed a Ford Mustang used to raise awareness and support for Wounded Warrior Family Support. The Mustang Shelby GT350, wrapped in patriotic symbols and boasting signatures from thousands of supporters, is currently on a tour…

Rep. Lucido bill warns residents when sewage discharges are imminent

State Rep. Peter Lucido testified today before the House Natural Resources Committee in support of his legislation creating a system to warn residents when weather conditions increase the likelihood of discharges from municipal sewer systems in Michigan.   “People need to know when conditions are ripe for a discharge so they can take precautions,” said…