Thursday, April 21, 2011

Huuki, Casperson to hold town meetings in Houghton, Baraga Apr. 23

HOUGHTON -- Local residents can attend town hall meetings with State Rep. Matt Huuki and State Sen. Tom Casperson on Saturday, April 23, to learn the latest happenings in Lansing and have a chance to provide their input on government issues for the lawmakers to consider.

The first town hall meeting will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. in Houghton at Michigan Tech’s Isle Royale Ballroom in the Memorial Union Hall.

The afternoon session will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the offices of the Baraga Housing Commission, 412 Michigan Ave. in Baraga.

"I welcome everyone to come in to share their ideas and concerns about state government," said Huuki, R-Atlantic Mine. "We’re here to listen to people’s thoughts, answer their questions and get a sense of what people are thinking Michigan’s future steps should be to create jobs and improve the economy."

People unable to attend a meeting can contact Rep. Huuki toll free at 1-888-663-4031, send email to, or address letters to P.O. Box 30014, Lansing, Michigan 48933. Visit his website at

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