Rep. Webber announces local skilled-training grants

Rep. Michael Webber today announced a combined grant award of $243,279 to nine Rochester Hills businesses. 3-Dimensional Services, A Raymond Tinnerman., ADDUXI Inc., Lear Corporation – Rochester Hills, Marquardt Switches, Plymouth Technology, Rayconnect, T.A. Systems and Urgent Plastic Services were awarded funds from the 2018 GoingPRO-Skilled Trades Training Fund (STTF) for the development of skilled-training…

Webber bill allows more partnerships between local governments

Legislation could increase efficiency of election administration The Michigan House of Representatives today overwhelmingly approved legislation introduced by state Rep. Michael Webber allowing local cities and townships to partner with other municipalities for certain election-related duties. “Many small communities could benefit from forming partnerships with other local or county elections officials to more efficiently perform…

Local residents can meet with Rep. Webber on Nov. 27

State Rep. Michael Webber will host his monthly office hours on Monday, Nov. 27 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at Panera Bread, 37 S. Livernois Road in Rochester Hills. “I always look forward to meeting residents of the Greater Rochester area at my local office hours,” Rep. Webber said. “My primary focus as a state…

Rep. Webber issues statement on auto insurance vote

Representative Michael Webber of Rochester Hills issued the following statement after voting against House Bill 5013, which would have made changes to Michigan’s auto insurance system: “Many have been following the auto insurance debate in Lansing with a promise of rate reductions – something that all residents want. After not supporting House Bill 5013 in…

Rep. Webber to meet with residents in Rochester Hills

State Rep. Michael Webber will host his monthly office hours on Monday, Oct. 30 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Grand Traverse Pie Company, 6920 N. Rochester Road in Rochester Hills. “Hosting regular office hours is one of my top priorities as a state legislator,” Rep. Webber said. “I look forward to hearing about the…

Rep. Webber honors regional youth soccer champions

State Rep. Michael Webber today welcomed the Nationals Union 02 Girls Black soccer team to the Capitol. The team, coached by Jeremy Harkins, won the U.S. Youth Soccer Midwest Regional Championship this summer. Rep. Webber and Gov. Rick Snyder honored them with a tribute from the Michigan House of Representatives. “I’m very excited to host…

Rep. Webber to meet with residents in Rochester Hills

State Rep. Michael Webber will host an office hour event on Monday, Sept. 25 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at Panera Bread, 2921 S. Rochester Road in Rochester Hills. “I am committed to making state government accessible and accountable to the people,” Rep. Webber said. “Understanding the issues is one of my top priorities as…

Rep. Webber joined by first responder for Sept. 11 ceremony

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Michael Webber, of Rochester Hills, hosted Rochester Police Lt. Paul Matynka for the Michigan House’s annual Sept. 11 Memorial Service at the Capitol. The service remembers first responders and members of the military from Michigan who died in the line of duty in the past year.

Rep. Webber tours autonomous vehicle lab to focus on new transportation

State Rep. Michael Webber, of Rochester Hills, this week toured the autonomous vehicle facility at Mcity in Ann Arbor. The Michigan House and Senate Transportation and Infrastructure had a joint committee meeting Tuesday to discuss the importance of new transportation technology. Huei Peng and Carrie Morton of Mcity discussed research and outlined the vision of…

Rep. Webber invites residents to August office hours

State Rep. Michael Webber welcomes members of the Rochester community to his in-district office hours during August. “I enjoy meeting with people to learn about what matters most to them.  Listening to their concerns regarding local and state government issues, makes me a better representative,” Webber said. Office hours take place at the following time…

Rep. Webber hosts coffee hour in district

State Rep. Michael Webber of Rochester Hills will host a coffee hour for residents of the Greater Rochester Area interested in sharing their thoughts and questions with the representative. Webber will be at the Festival of the Hills. The event includes children’s games, live entertainment and Michigan’s 2nd largest fireworks show. The family friendly event…

Rep. Webber: Give Michigan families faster vehicle sales tax relief

State Rep. Michael Webber of Rochester Hills today applauded the approval of legislation to speed up tax relief making motor vehicles more affordable in Michigan when the purchase includes a trade-in. The state House this week approved the bills, which soon could be headed to Gov. Rick Snyder for his consideration. Webber sponsored legislation in…