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Michigan Laborers Road Tour Calls On Legislature to Act on Road Funding

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8th July

To highlight the road funding crisis, the Michigan Laborers hosted press conferences across the state recently.


Mark Schauer: Put politics aside and just fix Michigan’s roads

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28th January

Mark Schauer: "There will be 11,000 jobs created by making an investment in our roads, bridges, transit and infrastructure."


Michigan Laborers support fixing our roads now

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16th January

"Our members are ready to get to work fixing our roads and bridges to help rebuild Michigan’s economy."





Latest News and Blog Posts

Come back frequently for the latest news on Michigan's roads crisis, along with blog posts from members of our coalition and others who agree: just fix the roads now!

Senate plan for roads includes 15-cent boost in gas tax
June 30, 2015
The Senate plan for roads will phase in an increased gas tax over three years.
From the News: Recent Progress on Road Funding
June 16, 2015
The House recently passed legislation to help fund roads, and the Senate has pledged to work during the summer to come up with a...
House Speaker Proposes New Road Plan
May 14, 2015
A new state road funding plan has been proposed by the Speaker of the House.
State Superintendent Supports Passage of Statewide Ballot Proposal in May
January 27, 2015
State Superintendent Mike Flanagan told hundreds of local school superintendents that he is supporting Proposal 1.
A Bipartisan Plan to Fix Michigan’s Roads
January 16, 2015
The bipartisan plan to fix Michigan's roads, will also help transit, schools, local governments, and provide tax relief for lower-income Michigan residents.
Business Leaders for Michigan: Charting a Path to a Vibrant, Prosperous Future
January 7, 2015
Michigan's future prosperity requires a Yes Vote on May 5!
MDOT Reality Check: Prevent Potholes With Investment
November 24, 2014
Potholes are a symptom of poor road funding.