Sen. Pavlov, Rep. LaFontaine invite residents to work group on flood mapping and flood insurance

LANSING—State Sen. Phil Pavlov, R-St. Clair Township, and state Rep. Andrea LaFontaine, R-Richmond, are inviting residents of the 25th Senate District and 32nd House District to a meeting and work group on Monday, April 18 in Harrison Township on the impact of flood mapping and insurance rates.

U.S. Congresswoman Candice Miller and several state senators and representatives will participate in the meeting.

Who: State Sen. Phil Pavlov, R-St. Clair Township;
State Rep. Andrea LaFontaine, R-Richmond;
U.S. Congresswoman Candice Miller;
Members of the Michigan House Committee on Natural Resources, Tourism, and Outdoor Recreation; and
Members of the Michigan Senate Committee on Natural Resources, Environment, and Great Lakes

What: Flood mapping and insurance meeting and workgroup

Where: Mac and Ray’s Banquet and Conference Center
30675 North River Road
Harrison Township, MI 48045

When: Monday, April 18
6 – 8 p.m.

Brief: Local homeowners have been adversely affected by high flood insurance rates. Michigan has subsidized the cost of southern states for too long. Our residents need to know why their homes are in the flood plain and how their insurance rates were set. We must pursue policies to restore fairness for Michigan property owners.