Whitmer Signs Executive Directive For Michigan To Use Infrastructure Plan Funds To Fix Roads, BridgesGov. Gretchen Whitmer has directed state agencies to work with legislators in preparation of Michigan rebuilding roads and bridges using billions of dollars in federal funding.
Biden Signs Infrastructure Bill Into Law At Rare Bipartisan GatheringPresident Joe Biden on Monday signed into law a $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure package and marked the major legislative victory at a White House event with lawmakers from both parties.
What $1 Trillion Federal Infrastructure Law Means For MichiganThe pending $1 trillion federal infrastructure spending law includes billions for Michigan, including to fix roads, replace lead water pipes, and expand access to high-speed internet and EV charging stations.
General Motors Aspires To Be Full-Electric By 2035, Makes 27 Billion Dollar Investment To Accelerate PlansKen Morris, VP of Autonomous and Electric Vehicle Programs at GM, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss GMs multi-billion dollar investment in electrification, and what the future looks like for electric vehicles.
Ford Uses Iconic Mustang Brand To Make an Impact in the Electric Vehicle MarketDarren Palmer, Global Director for Battery Electric Vehicles at Ford, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss Ford's major investment in electric vehicles, which vehicles will be all-electric in the future.
Auto Columnist Henry Payne Sheds Light on the Future of Electric Vehicles, Why Major Manufacturers Are Investing So HeavilyHenry Payne, Auto Columnist for The Detroit News, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss his thoughts on why major manufacturers are investing so heavily in electric vehicles, and he addresses concerns that people may have with owning one.
Whitmer Surveyed Damage From Severe Storms, Commits To Building Resilient InfrastructureGov. Whitmer surveyed the damage from the severe storms in Michigan and commits to building resilient infrastructure and fighting climate change.
Officials Hopeful Record Rainfall Will Bring Help From FEMAThis is the second major flooding event under Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s administration, and she says she wants to work on a long-term infrastructure plan to prevent this from happening in the future.
Michigan Commits To $97M Investment Into RecyclingA group of environmental, political and business leaders in Michigan announced an initiative Monday to invest in recycling infrastructure and eventually triple the state’s recycling rate.
Whitmer Urges Legislature To Pass $300M Budget Request To Fix The State's InfrastructureThe governor says she is urging the legislature to pass a $30 million budget request to fix the state's infrastructure.