State Rep. Graham Filler receives the President’s Award from the Michigan Association Treatment Court Professionals (MATCP) this week at the Gratiot County Circuit Courthouse. The award was presented by Judge Harvey Hoffman, legislative director for the Michigan Association of Treatment Court Professionals (left) and 65B District Judge Stewart McDonald (right). Filler, of DeWitt, has led several significant criminal justice reforms that have helped the efforts of treatment courts and participants.
“Winning this investment is a huge deal for mid-Michigan. Other parts of the country were pursuing GM hard for this investment – and by offering the right incentives, we were able to secure 1,700 new jobs that will have ripple effects on smaller suppliers, restaurants and mom and pop shops in our entire region.
State Rep. Graham Filler today praised the efforts of Clinton County and the Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) to get grants into the hands of small businesses throughout the county that were hurt by COVID shutdowns.