News From Rep. Neeley

Monday, October 5, 2015

“I am pleased to announce that the Genesee County Community Action Resource Department will distribute 1800 water filters to the Flint Housing Authority for installation in residences. This has been a cooperative effort of state, local and community partners and I am happy to have helped facilitate bringing these partners together on this project. Flint residents deserve clean, safe and drinkable water. This isn’t a solution to the water crisis affecting Flint, but it is...

Friday, October 2, 2015

LANSING — Local experts and community leaders provided details this morning about how water filters would be distributed to Flint residents, and demonstrated how to install them. This assistance comes on the heels of $105,000 in combined donations for water filters announced yesterday by United Way, General Motors and the Making Our Children Smile Foundation.

City of Flint residents looking to obtain a filter should contact County Health Department at (810) 257-2158.

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Wednesday, September 30, 2015

LANSING – The Michigan Legislative Black Caucus (MLBC) today urged Gov. Rick Snyder to issue a State of Emergency for the city of Flint for health concerns dealing with increased lead levels in municipal water.

The MLBC action comes on the heels of similar warnings issued recently by both the city of Flint and Genesee County. Both the city and county have reacted to recent reports and studies that have indicated the presence of coliform...

Thursday, September 10, 2015

“While I do not endorse the alleged professional and personal behavior and misconduct by the two representatives in question, at this time I cannot vote either way on these House Resolutions due to the lack of conclusion on this investigation. This process has not been allowed to work to its conclusion, and it appears there has been a rush to move the vote forward. The evidence that has been presented thus far is inconclusive and...

Thursday, July 16, 2015

FLINT – State Representative Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint), along with the Michigan Legislative Hispanic Caucus, would like to invite residents to a Hispanic community town hall on Thursday, July 30, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Hispanic Community Tech Center, 2101 Lewis St. in Flint. Issues to be discussed will be concerns and questions on employment, education and health care.


WHO:            State Representative Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint) and the Michigan Legislative Hispanic Caucus

WHERE:        Hispanic Community Tech...