State Rep. Graham Filler recently toured the progress of road construction on Interstate-69 near DeWitt. The $65 million project will reconstruct I-69 from I-96 to Airport Road, performing preventative maintenance and repairs to 13 bridges along the stretch of roadway and rebuilding the interchanges at Francis and Airport roads. During the tour, Filler discussed worker safety and the importance of investing in the state’s infrastructure with members of the Michigan Infrastructure & Transportation Association and Michigan Paving and Materials Company. From left: Sen. Tom Barrett, Rep. Scott VanSingel, Rep. Julie Brixie, Michigan Paving Division Manager Robert Checkley, and Rep. Filler.
The Michigan House today approved a plan introduced by state Rep. Graham Filler to study nuclear energy production as a greater source of reliable and affordable energy for Michigan families and businesses.