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Senate OKs Stamas property tax notice flexibility bill

LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan Senate on Wednesday approved legislation sponsored by Sen. Jim Stamas to revise the timeframe in which county treasurers may send delinquent property tax notices. “I try to stop by local offices throughout the district to get a sense of what is happening in the community and learn about issues at…
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Senate panel to discuss Zorn bill to stop deep well injection in Monroe County

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Dale Zorn has announced that the Senate Energy and Technology Committee will be holding a hearing on Thursday on his legislation to stop deep well injection of brine waste products in Monroe County. “I have heard loud and clear from residents about their concerns with the proposed new injection well in…
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Sen. Stamas holding office hours in Au Gres on Sept. 15

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Jim Stamas has announced that he will conduct office hours in Au Gres on Tuesday, Sept. 15. The office hours are open to residents to express their opinions or concerns about state government or to request assistance with a state issue. The office hours will be held from 2:30 to 3:30…
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New school year, new opportunity for parents to get involved

By State Sen. Wayne Schmidt 37th District A new school year is upon us, and for students that means homework, projects, tests, after-school activities, sports and hanging out with friends. For parents, it is another opportunity to fulfill our responsibility of being involved with our children’s education. Today’s youth have more potential distractions than any…
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