Rep. Bizon honors military officials from Battle Creek at Capitol ceremony

Rep. Dr. John Bizon met with Master Sgt. Sherilyn Swisher of Battle Creek and Master Sgt. Devon Lavengood of Battle Creek during a ceremony at the state Capitol today. Rep. Bizon, a U.S. Air Force veteran, met with the two District 62 residents before the House approved House Resolution 227. The resolution recognizes the achievements…

Rep. Bizon honors local heroes during 9/11 Memorial

State Rep. Dr. John Bizon was joined by special guests Battle Creek Chief of Police Jim Blocker, Battle Creek Police Officer Brad Gentry and Battle Creek Police Dispatcher Kelsey Hinkley for the annual Michigan House of Representatives 9/11 Memorial Service in Lansing today. The ceremony marked the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks…

Rep. Bizon visits elementary classes for Reading Month

Rep. Dr. John Bizon stopped by St. Joseph’s Elementary School in Battle Creek last week to read for students in kindergarten through third grade. “March is reading month and I believe reading is extremely important to the education of our children,” said Rep. Bizon, R-Battle Creek. “Any time I can read to students in my…

Rep. Bizon named MPMA Legislator of the Year

On Jan. 29, Rep. Dr. John Bizon received the Legislator of the Year award from the Michigan Podiatric Medical Association (MPMA). “This is a huge honor that took me by surprise,” said. Rep. Bizon, R-Battle Creek. “I’ve served my first year in office, and I’ve been proud of the work accomplished for Michigan and my…

Rep. Bizon invites county sheriff to State of the State

Rep. John Bizon, right, attended the 2016 State of the State address with guest Calhoun County Sheriff Matt Saxton, left. Rep. Bizon worked hard throughout his first year in office to represent the people in the 62nd district and looks to continue that work in the new year. “I am excited to be able to bring…

Rep. Bizon welcomes local student as ‘Rep. for a Day’

Rep. John Bizon, R-Battle Creek, welcomed Battle Creek Endeavor Academy student Laniyah Graham and her mother Travonna to the state capital to take part in the “Rep. for a Day” event. Among the highlights for the students was a swearing-in ceremony on the House floor, a tour of the Capitol building and participation in a…