News From Rep. LaVoy

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

LANSING — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) said that he was pleased to learn that Trendwell Energy Corp. is no longer pursuing a permit for injection wells in Summerfield Township. Residents of Summerfield Township and the surrounding community have been fighting a proposed injection well within the township since 2014. The local concern over injection wells stems from the fragile nature of the karst regions that make up the local geology.

The United States Geological...

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

MONROE — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) has announced his schedule of district outreach hours for January. LaVoy invites residents to join him to discuss their thoughts and ideas about how he can best represent and address the needs of his constituents.

LaVoy’s mobile office hours for January are as follows:

  • On Monday, Jan. 25, from 2-3 p.m. at the Ash Township Hall, 1677 Ready Road in Carleton

LaVoy encourages interested residents to sign...

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

LANSING —State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) said, “Michigan needs to refocus its priorities and create a new legislative agenda,” in response to Gov. Rick Snyder’s fifth State of the State address. Attempts to run the state like a business have resulted in a bureaucratic culture that erodes trust and seriously damages credibility, especially when it comes to protection of public health.

Michigan has already experienced disasters like the Flint water crisis and the shutdown of...

State Rep. Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) attended the 2016 State of the State address at the state Capitol on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, with special guest Dr. Kojo Quartey, president of Monroe County Community College.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015

LANSING — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) introduced House Resolution 185 today, declaring Nov. 10, 2015, as Great Lakes Sailors Remembrance Day in Michigan. The Great Lakes give Michigan more freshwater coastline than any other state and, as a result of their use as a trade route, contain more shipwrecks per square mile than anywhere else in the world.

“There is only one Great Lakes State, and for hundreds of years, people living in Michigan...

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

MONROE — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) has announced his schedule of district outreach hours for November. LaVoy invites residents to join him to discuss their thoughts and ideas about how he can best represent and address the needs of his constituents.

LaVoy’s mobile office hours for November are as follows:

  • On Tuesday, Nov. 17, from 11:30 to noon at the Berlin Township Hall, 8000 Swan View Road in Newport
  • On Tuesday, Nov. 24,
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