Surface Drainage - Legal Notes

Some notes from my legal research on surface drainage and neighborhood flooding.

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Notes on the Road Diet Rollout

I support the road diet concept, but the rollout has been a disaster from the start.

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Education Award at the Michigan Municipal League's Annual Conference

I spent the last two days in Lansing with most our City Councilmembers at the Michigan Municipal League's annual conference. It’s an opportunity for us to hear great speakers, learn new information, and meet with our legislative delegation.

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Notes on DDA Funding

I took the time to answer some questions about DDA funding and local business taxes in general.

 

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Need Help with Taxes?

Are you worried about paying your taxes? The city, county and state all provide options to help.

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For the Infrastructure Millage, Oppose Community Center Bond

I am writing to voice my personal support for the City’s Infrastructure Millage and my opposition to the Community Center Bond.

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Taking Office and Other Updates

This will be the last update from the 2017 campaign. I take office tonight, Monday, November 20!

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Thank You From Your Newest City Councilor

I am excited to announce that I have been elected to Berkley City Council!

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Improving Communication In Berkley

I think one of the weakness Berkley has had in recent years is lack of communication. Things are definitely improving since our new city manager came on board, but I think there is still more that can be done.

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What Can We Do About Sewer Flooding?

After the August sewer backups, I started researching what we could do to help with the problem of flooded basements.

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