Rep. VanWoerkom announces September coffee hours

State Rep. Greg VanWoerkom, of Norton Shores, recently announced where he will be available to meet with Muskegon County residents during scheduled coffee hours for the month of September. “It is my job to ensure your views and concerns are represented at the Capitol,” Rep. VanWoerkom said. “Please join me at one of my upcoming…

Rep. VanWoerkom welcomes guest to 9/11 memorial ceremony

State Rep. Greg VanWoerkom, of Norton Shores, today welcomed Whitehall Police Chief Roger D. Squiers to the Michigan  House’s annual Sept. 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 in the past year. ###

Rep. VanWoerkom announces August coffee hours

State Rep. Greg VanWoerkom, of Norton Shores, recently announced where he will be available to meet with Muskegon County residents during scheduled coffee hours for the month of August. “Coffee hours are a great opportunity to meet with people in our community and address their questions and concerns,” Rep. VanWoerkom said. “I value your input…

Rep. VanWoerkom announces July coffee hours

State Rep. Greg VanWoerkom, of Norton Shores, recently announced where he will be available to meet with Muskegon County residents during scheduled coffee hours for the month of July. “Listening to the needs and concerns of residents in my district is one of the most important aspects of my job,” Rep. VanWoerkom said. “I hope…

Rep. VanWoerkom encourages students to participate in summer reading program

State Rep. Greg VanWoerkom, of Norton Shores, today reminded area students about the summer reading program hosted by his office and encouraged them to participate. Students first through fifth grade are eligible to participate in the program. To enter, students simply pick up Rep. VanWoerkom’s customized summer bookmark from their local library, read ten books,…

Rep. VanWoerkom hosts summer reading program for students

State Rep. Greg VanWoerkom, of Norton Shores, recently announced a summer reading program for Muskegon County students that aims to keep them reading over the summer months. Students first through fifth grade are eligible to participate in the program. To enter, students simply pick up Rep. VanWoerkom’s customized summer bookmark from their local library, read…

Rep. VanWoerkom announces June coffee hours

State Rep. Greg VanWoerkom, of Norton Shores, recently announced where he will be available to meet with Muskegon County residents during scheduled coffee hours for the month of June. “I am hard at work making sure we the priorities of my district and its residents are represented at the Capitol,” Rep. VanWoerkom said. “If you…

VanWoerkom supports plan to bring state cleanup dollars to Zephyr site

State Rep. Greg VanWoerkom today supported a budget proposal that would bring additional state cleanup dollars to the former Zephyr Oil site along the Muskegon River. “I am proud to support this critical cleanup initiative to remove hazardous sediment from the Muskegon River,” said VanWoerkom, of Norton Shores. “Cleaning up this area has been a…

House approves VanWoerkom’s plan to protect and promote Michigan’s farmers

A budget plan led by Rep. Greg VanWoerkom that saves taxpayer dollars while supporting continued growth, innovation and food safety in Michigan’s agricultural industry was approved by the Michigan House. “Supporting innovation and safety in growing and processing the food we put on our table is a sound investment in our state’s agricultural economy,” said…

VanWoerkom supports plan to reduce auto insurance rates

State Rep. Greg VanWoerkom today joined colleagues in approving a bipartisan plan to deliver significant rate relief for drivers across the state. The House voted to approve legislation lowering rates by giving drivers more choice on personal injury protection coverage and combating fraudulent claims to help lower costs. The plan should soon be headed to…

Rep. VanWoerkom, O’Malley host successful roads town hall in Muskegon County

State Rep. Greg VanWoerkom, of Norton Shores, recently hosted community members for a town hall meeting to discuss road funding with special guest Rep. Jack O’Malley, chair of the House Transportation Committee. Joining the representatives was Ken Hulka, Managing Director of the Muskegon County Road Commission. The discussion included an update on current road funding,…