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Archive for January, 2016

Governor Snyder Requests Support from the Federal Emergency Management Agency

National Guard Activated to Assist with Flint’s Water Emergency LANSING, MI – Gov. Rick Snyder today requested support from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to coordinate an interagency recovery plan with other federal agencies to provide resources to Flint. This request will identify federal agencies that have programs, authorities and/or technical expertise that could […]

Gov. Rick Snyder Urges Flint Residents to Get Water Tested

Gov. Rick Snyder today issued the following statement urging the people of Flint to get their water tested: “It is essential that all Flint residents have the water in their homes tested as soon as possible. Please make it a priority for your family and encourage your friends and neighbors to obtain testing kits as […]

Gov. Snyder Approves $28 Million in Immediate Aid for City of Flint

Flint, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder today, signed a $28 million budget supplemental which assists Flint residents by addressing the city’s on-going water crisis. The supplemental, which Snyder called for in his State of the State Address January 19th, was approved by the legislature Thursday and signed by the Governor this morning. “I thank the […]

Dailey inspires new generation of Soldiers

Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey is becoming something of a folk hero among a new generation of Army Soldiers. Read more here:: Dailey inspires new generation of Soldiers Bookmark It Hide Sites

State Using Technology to Identify Lead Pipes and Track Water Resource Distribution in Flint

Flint, Mich. – In an effort to help identify the location of lead pipes and other components of Flint’s water infrastructure, GIS experts from the City of Flint, State of Michigan, the University of Michigan – Flint, and FEMA have translated hundreds of hand-drawn plat maps from the 1980s and hand-written notes on thousands of […]

Free Nicotine Replacement Offered Throughout February In Conjunction With National Tips campaign

LANSING, Mich. – In conjunction with the fifth year of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Tips from Former Smokers campaign, throughout the month of February the Michigan Tobacco Quitline will offer 8 weeks of free nicotine replacement therapy to anyone who calls and enrolls. In Michigan, 16,200 residents die every year from smoking-related […]

Media Accreditation Open for Next Commercial Space Station Cargo Mission

NASA has opened media accreditation for the next launch of a commercial resupply mission to the International Space Station. The launch of Orbital ATK’s Cygnus spacecraft is scheduled for Thursday, March 10, during a 30-minute window that opens at approximately 3 a.m. EST. Read more here:: Media Accreditation Open for Next Commercial Space Station Cargo […]

NASA Television to Air Russian Spacewalk

NASA Television will broadcast live coverage of a 5.5-hour spacewalk by two Russian cosmonauts aboard the International Space Station beginning at 7:30 a.m. EST Wednesday, Feb. 3. Read more here:: NASA Television to Air Russian Spacewalk Bookmark It Hide Sites

Accessing Britannica School Just Got Easier!

As hopefully you all know, Michigan eLibrary (MeL) recently added the exciting content of Britannica School.  In particular, Michigan residents have access to the following databases from Britannica: Britannica School, Elementary, Middle, High, and Learning Zone.  Within each database, teachers have access to lesson plans based on current Common Core standards, and have the ability […]

MDHHS Releases RFP for Collaboration between Local Health Departments

LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services  released a Request for Proposals (RFP) for local health departments interested in exploring service sharing arrangements and collaborations among counties and districts. An estimated $300,000 is available for up to 10 collaborative efforts, and awards may range from $10,000 to $75,000. Collaboration and/or a […]

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