Legislative Update with Rep. Shane Hernandez, R-Port Huron

Rep. Shane Hernandez, the Chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on the Michigan Department of Transportation, talks about how the budget in place for Michigan’s 2018 road construction season focuses on efficiency, both for the Department and for the way it builds Michigan’s roads.  

Rep. Shane Hernandez, R-Port Huron; audio on charitable fundraising on public roads

Rep Hernandez talks about his HB 4160, which allows charitable and civic organizations to solicit funds on and near Michigan roadways, if certain conditions are met. The bill, which legalizes this common practice of charitable organizations and provides for a safer environment, was up for discussion Tuesday in the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.