PFAS response in Parchment discussed at town hall meeting

// on Fri, Apr 26 2019 / Article

More than 70 people gathered during a town hall meeting Thursday, April 25, at Parchment High School, to talk about the state’s response after so-called forever chemicals were found in the city of Parchment’s water supply. Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, often called PFAS, were found… Read More

State Sen. Sean McCann will hold PFAS town hall in Parchment

// on Tue, Apr 23 2019 / Article

State Sen. Sean McCann, D-Kalamazoo, will hold a town hall Thursday to discuss Michigan’s latest efforts to protect drinking water from PFAS contamination. The event will focus on ongoing response from state and local officials to discoveries of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, known collectively as… Read More

McCann issues statement on Whitmer’s budget proposal

// on Tue, Mar 5 2019 / Press release

LANSING — State Sen. Sean McCann (D–Kalamazoo) today issued the following statement on Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s budget proposal: “Kalamazoo County residents deserve a state government that funds our schools, opens families’ access to higher education, protects our seniors by repealing the pension tax and ensures… Read More

McCann opens district office to serve constituents

// on Fri, Feb 22 2019 / Press release

KALAMAZOO — Sen. Sean McCann (D–Kalamazoo) announces the March 1 opening of his district office, making it easier for Kalamazoo County residents to talk one-on-one about issues affecting them and the community. The location at 315 N. Burdick St., Suite 200, in downtown Kalamazoo is… Read More

McCann challenges legislation on environmental regulations

// on Thu, Feb 14 2019 / Article

 Kalamazoo State Senator Sean McCann is proposing legislation that would scrap a bill approved by the legislature and signed by Former Governor Snyder just before he left office. It would prevent State agencies from adopting stricter environmental and other state regulations than federal standards, unless… Read More

McCann issues statement on Whitmer’s State of the State

// on Tue, Feb 12 2019 / Press release

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Sean McCann (D–Kalamazoo) today issued the following statement on Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s State of the State Address and her focus on protecting Michigan’s drinking water: “Residents in Kalamazoo County, and across the state, should be able to trust that the… Read More

McCann introduces legislation to protect drinking water

// on Wed, Feb 6 2019 / Press release

Bill would restore state’s ability to set higher standards to safeguard families, communities LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Sean McCann (D–Kalamazoo) today introduced a bill to set the highest and best standards for Michigan’s drinking water. Senate Bill 103 would repeal Public Act 602 of… Read More

McCann on Whitmer reorganization, focus on PFAS

// on Mon, Feb 4 2019 / Press release

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Sean McCann (D-Kalamazoo) issued the following statement on Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s decision to ramp up Michigan’s PFAS response by creating the Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy and expanding the Michigan PFAS Action Response Team: “The reorganization of the MDEQ and… Read More

Sen. Sean McCann sworn in to the 100th Michigan Legislature

// on Thu, Jan 10 2019 / Article

McCann said in a release, “As a state senator, I am committed to holding polluters accountable, increasing access to health care and ensure every student has the skills they need to compete for the jobs of tomorrow.”… Read More

Sen. McCann begins fight for Kalamazoo County’s working families in 100th Legislature

// on Wed, Jan 9 2019 / Press release

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Sean McCann (D–Kalamazoo) took the oath of office today to serve the citizens of Michigan’s 20th Senate District. “I am honored to have been sworn in in Lansing today, and I’m excited to begin my work in the state Senate on… Read More

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