News From Rep. Sneller

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Tim Sneller (D-Burton) spoke out today against Nestle Waters’ request to the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) to increase its groundwater pumping operation to 400 gallons per minute in the city of Evart. Today, Nestle Waters pumps more than 200 gallons per minute for its Ice Mountain water bottle brand. Michigan currently allows the company to pump water in two other locations, as well as in Evart.

“Michigan’s unique geographical...

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Tim Sneller (D-Burton) has been visiting schools throughout House District 50 this month to read to students in celebration of the national “March is Reading Month” campaign.

“It is critical that students at a young age are encouraged to discover a joy for reading,” Sneller said. “Books can open doorways to entirely new worlds and instill a creativity and thirst for knowledge that only reading can satisfy. I am happy to...

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Tim Sneller (D-Burton) introduced House Resolution 19 today to declare Feb. 11, 2017, as White Shirt Day in the state of Michigan. White Shirt Day aims to recognize the equal respect and treatment for blue-collar and white-collar workers, and the unity and strength of United Auto Workers members.

“The dedication and commitment of the UAW and its members shaped the strong backbone upon which today’s workforce relies,” said Sneller. “Workers today...

Thursday, January 26, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Tim Sneller (D-Burton) announced today his appointment to three key House committees for the 2017-18 legislative session. He will serve as a member of the House Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, Agriculture and Financial Liability Reform.

“I am thrilled to be appointed to serve on three of the most critical committees for Michigan’s economy,” said Sneller. “It is no secret that Michigan’s roads and infrastructure are in dire need of attention,...

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Tim Sneller (D-Burton) took part in a ceremonial swearing-in service before taking his oath of office for state representative today with the rest of his colleagues of the 99th Legislature.

“Being sworn in as state representative for the community where I was born and raised is an incredible experience, and a responsibility that I do not take lightly,” said Sneller. “My job is, and always has been during my 30-year legislative...

State Rep. Tim Sneller (D-Burton) is ceremonially sworn in by Michigan Supreme Court Justice Bridget Mary McCormack on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017. Pictured with Rep. Sneller is his sister Sandi Twite and brother-in-law Don Twite.