Month: March 2016

**Media Advisory** Flint water committee to hold hearing in Flint on Tuesday

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Jim Stamas has announced that the Joint Committee on the Flint Water Public Health Emergency will hold a public meeting in Flint on Tuesday. Who: Sen. Jim Stamas, R-Midland, chairman of the committee; Sen. Jim Ananich, D-Flint, co-vice-chairman of the committee; Rep. Ed McBroom, R-Vulcan, co-vice-chairman of the committee; Sen. Joe…
Read more

Flint water committee to hold hearing in Flint on Tuesday

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Jim Stamas has announced that the Joint Committee on the Flint Water Public Health Emergency will hold a meeting with local officials and residents in Flint on Tuesday. “This joint committee has been entrusted to review the investigative findings regarding the Flint water health emergency, take testimony on the mistakes at…
Read more

Stamas supports Natural Resources Trust Fund projects

LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan Senate approved legislation on Wednesday allocating $27.96 million from the Natural Resources Trust Fund (NRTF) for 70 projects across the state, said Sen. Jim Stamas. “Many families and visitors enjoy getting out and having a good time in the great outdoors, and three projects in Michigan’s Sunrise Side would help…
Read more

Schmidt supports legislation for Natural Resources Trust Fund projects in Antrim, Chippewa, Emmet, Grand Traverse, and Mackinac counties

LANSING, Mich. — The state Senate on Wednesday approved legislation allocating $27.9 million from the Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund (NRTF) to natural resources improvement and acquisition projects across the state. The trust fund is supported by interest earned on funds generated from the development of state-owned mineral rights. “The Natural Resources Trust Fund provides…
Read more