February 4, 2021 Friends, I hope everyone is staying healthy and safe. I just wanted to connect with you about some upcoming events and a few important legislative and community updates below. UPCOMING EVENTS Friday, Feb. 12: Virtual Coffee… Read More
DETROIT (Jan. 27, 2021) — Sen. Stephanie Chang (D–Detroit) has issued the following statement on Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s State of the State address, during which she urged legislators to pass the Michigan COVID Recovery Plan: “For almost a year now, our frontline workers in Detroit and across our state have… Read More
LANSING, Mich. (Jan. 19, 2021) — Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) has issued the following statement in response to recent remarks made by Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey(R-Clarklake) in which he referred to the coronavirus as the “Chinese flu”: “Referring to COVID-19 as ‘Chinese flu’ or ‘China virus’ is… Read More
LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) is requesting a formal opinion from Attorney General Dana Nessel about the validity and legality of the Master Concession Agreement (MCA) between the Detroit Wayne County Port Authority (DWCPA) and the Ambassador Port Company (APC).The MCA governs the 34-acre general… Read More
LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) has issued the following statement after her bill to continue the moratorium on water shutoffs during the COVID-19 pandemic received final passage in the Michigan House today: “I am beyond thrilled to see Senate Bill 241 on its way to… Read More
LANSING, Mich. — Coinciding with Human Rights Day, the Michigan Senate today passed a bill introduced by Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) to continue the moratorium on water shutoffs in the state during the COVID-19 pandemic. “Clean drinking water is a basic human right, and I’m glad that… Read More
DETROIT, Mich. — Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) has released the following statement on this afternoon’s announcement by Detroit Water and Sewerage Department Director Gary Brown and Mayor Mike Duggan to maintain water service for residents who don’t have the ability to pay through at least 2022, and… Read More
DETROIT, Mich. — Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) has released the following statement on the Trenton City Council’s vote Monday night in support of a new, proposed zoning ordinance and map designed to provide an environmentally and economically sustainable roadmap for the future: “I am grateful to Trenton… Read More
LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) has issued the following statement after the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes & Energy announced fines and a remediation plan for Revere Dock LLC, whose dock collapsed into the Detroit River last fall and raised contamination concerns in one of… Read More
LANSING, Mich. — Sens. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit), Erika Geiss (D-Taylor), Sylvia Santana (D-Detroit), Marshall Bullock(D-Detroit), and Jim Ananich (D-Flint) have introduced a bill package to reform policing in Michigan. The senators are continuing their conversations across the aisle to develop a bipartisan set of bills for later this year.The legislation would enhance and improve… Read More
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