Rep. Slagh announces December office hours

State Rep. Bradley Slagh, of Zeeland, will meet with Ottawa County residents during scheduled office hours for the month of December. “I’m holding three more office hours before the end of the year,” Rep. Slagh said. “I hope you’ll join me for a cup of coffee to discuss what you’d like to see the Legislature…

Rep. Slagh’s plan ensures Holland Rescue Mission continues providing child care

State Rep. Brad Slagh, of Zeeland, has introduced a plan to allow certain homeless shelters to continue providing onsite child care without a license, in specific circumstances. According to Slagh, the Holland Rescue Mission came to an agreement approximately 20 years ago with the state of Michigan stating it could provide child care. The state…

Rep. Slagh’s tax collection plan for townships offers locals, employees flexibility

Measure unanimously approved by Michigan Senate A bill offered by state Rep. Bradley Slagh, of Zeeland, that will help townships serve their residents more effectively when collecting tax payments was advanced in a vote by the Michigan Senate this week. Current law requires township treasurers to remain at a township office at least one day…

Signed Rep. Slagh plan localizes speed limit decision-making

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Bradley Slagh, of Zeeland, displays a signed copy of House Bill 4118 (now Public Act 31 of 2019) with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Wednesday, Oct. 23. The new law provides greater local control, allowing municipalities to lower speed limits on non-major streets within their boundaries to 25 miles per hour. Slagh…

Rep. Slagh invites residents to town hall meeting on lake levels and beach erosion

State Rep. Bradley Slagh of Zeeland will host a town hall meeting with other legislators on Wednesday, Oct. 30 to discuss water levels and beach erosion issues along the lakeshore. “The loss of property due to high lake levels and recent storms is certainly concerning,” Rep. Slagh said. “I have heard from individuals impacted by…

Rep. Slagh: Governor holding critical funding hostage to force 45-cent gas tax increase

State Rep. Bradley Slagh, of Zeeland, issued the following statement regarding the governor’s veto of funding for many critical programs and services: “I’ve had some time to digest the governor’s actions and communicate with community leaders and constituents impacted by her vetoes. It’s a true shame she has chosen to use law enforcement, the autism…

Rep. Slagh announces October office hours

State Rep. Bradley Slagh, of Zeeland, will meet with Ottawa County residents during scheduled office hours for the month of October. “I am working diligently to pass a budget that reflect the values of our community and our state,” Rep. Slagh said. “Please join me if you have any questions or concerns I can help…

Rep. Slagh: Tax collection plan for townships offers locals, employees flexibility

Practical proposal unanimously approved in House floor vote  A bill offered by state Rep. Bradley Slagh that will help townships serve their residents more effectively when collecting tax payments was advanced on Thursday by the Michigan House. Current law requires township treasurers to remain at a township office at least one day during normal business…

Rep. Slagh votes in support of record K-12 investment

State Rep. Bradley Slagh, of Zeeland, today voted in support of the Legislature’s school aid budget, which includes the largest-ever investment for Michigan students in the state’s history. The budget provides a total of $15.2 billion for K-12 schools and reduces the gap between the highest and lowest funded districts. Under the bipartisan plan, per-pupil…

Rep. Slagh welcomes guest to 9/11 memorial ceremony

  PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Bradley Slagh, R-Zeeland, today welcomed Holland Fire Marshal Bret Groendyke as his guest to the Michigan House’s annual September 11 Memorial Service at the Capitol. The ceremony remembers first responders and members of the military from Michigan who died in the line of duty on September 11, 2001, and the…

Rep. Slagh announces September office hours

State Rep. Bradley Slagh, of Zeeland, will meet with Ottawa County residents during scheduled office hours for the month of September. “Representing our shared values is extremely important to me,” Slagh said. “I hope you will join me at one of the upcoming opportunities next month and share what issues are on your mind.” Rep….

Rep. Slagh invites residents to town hall meeting on road funding

State Rep. Bradley Slagh of Zeeland will co-host a town hall meeting with Rep. Mary Whiteford of Casco Township on Monday, August 19 to provide an update on the recently passed auto insurance reform legislation and hold a larger discussion on road funding. “I’ve been working hard to provide value to our community, while helping…