State Rep. John Roth, of Traverse City, has announced upcoming in-person opportunities for people in Grand Traverse County to meet with their state representative.
Interested individuals can meet with Rep. Roth at the following times and locations on Oct. 4:
• 10-11 a.m. at the Traverse Area District Library, located at 610 Woodmere Ave. in Traverse City.
• 12-1 p.m. at Kingsley Library, located at 213 S. Brownson Ave. in Kingsley.
• 2-3 p.m. at Golden Fellowship Hall, located at 9700 Riley Road in Interlochen.
“I look forward to seeing those who have questions or issues they would like to bring to my attention,” Roth said. “It has been a busy time in Lansing as we have worked to finalize the state budget for the upcoming fiscal year, and we continue to examine legislation that will make the greater Traverse City area a better place to work, live and raise a family. I am eager to speak with those who are interested in attending.”
People can also contact Rep. Roth’s office by phone at (517) 373-1766 or email at JohnRoth@house.mi.gov.
Rep. Roth talks about the introduction of a two-bill package of legislation that would enable community colleges in Michigan to offer four-year nursing degrees, which he says would help with a significant issue in northern Michigan.
Rep. Roth talks about testimony Tuesday as the House Education Committee began to take up his HB 5556, which would allow community colleges in Michigan to grant four-year bachelor of science degrees in nursing. Rep. Roth says the legislation is badly needed in his community.