State Rep. Scott VanSingel, of Grant, today announced he will host local office hours on Monday, June 14 at Elk Township Hall from 10 to 11 a.m.
“This is a great opportunity for residents to approach me with questions, concerns, or ideas, and also for me to deliver a legislative update,” VanSingel said.
The Elk Township Hall is located at 8966 N. Bass Lake Road in Irons. No appointments are necessary to attend office hours. Those who are unable to attend but would still like to share their thoughts with the representative may call his Lansing office at (517) 373-7317 or email [email protected]
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