State Rep. Michael Sheehy (D-Toledo) today joined Ohio’s governor and lieutenant governor in supporting the replacement of a more than 60-year-old crude oil pipeline in the Great Lakes region following news that the state of Michigan will take action to block the project.
State Rep. Michael Sheehy (D-Oregon) today announced the release of nearly $6.5 million in state funding for improvements at various state parks throughout Ohio, including renovations on 24 cabins at Maumee Bay State Park.
State Rep. Michael Sheehy (D-Oregon) today announced the release of over $280,000 from the federal Land and Water Conservation Fund toward the renovation of Toledo’s Downtown Waterfront Metro Park and International Part. The announcement comes less than a year after Sheehy joined a national coalition of legislators in Washington, D.C. to advocate for the permanent reauthorization of the fund.
State Rep. Michael Sheehy (D-Oregon) announced Tuesday the unanimous passage of House Bill (HB) 207 in the Ohio House Committee on Transportation and Public Safety. The bill would rename a portion of I-475 between Hill Avenue and State Route 2 in Holland the “Sgt. Alex Drabik Memorial Highway.”
State Rep. Michael Sheehy (D-Oregon) today urged fellow lawmakers to support House Bill 186, Sheehy’s bipartisan bill alongside Rep. Brett Hillyer (R-Uhrichsville) to modernize Ohio’s outdated rail safety laws. Sheehy’s call comes on International Workers Day, or May Day, the international celebration of workers and labor rights.
House Democrats today announced the House passage of House Bill (HB) 154, a bipartisan effort to end state takeovers of local schools and restore control to local education officials. The bill comes amid questions of accountability, transparency and lackluster results from district takeovers in Youngstown, Lorain and East Cleveland.
House Democrats today supported the final passage of House Bill (HB) 62, the state’s bipartisan two-year transportation budget. The bill makes historic investments in public transit and local communities for road and bridge repairs.
State Rep. Michael Sheehy (D-Toledo) today voted in favor of sending House Bill 62, the 2020-2021 Transportation Budget, to the Ohio Senate.
Today, state Senator Teresa Fedor (D-Toledo) and state Representatives Paula Hicks-Hudson (D-Toledo), Michael Sheehy (D-Toledo) and Lisa Sobecki (D-Toledo) welcomed remarks from Governor Mike DeWine signaling a renewed focus on addressing algae blooms and the health of Lake Erie.
State Rep. Michael Sheehy (D-Toledo) today announced his appointment as Ohio’s representative on the Great Lakes Legislative Caucus (GLLC) Executive Committee, which represents all eight states and two Canadian provinces in the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence basin.