October, 2014


Gov. Rick Snyder: State government must lead by example in efforts to hire people with disabilities

LANSING, Mich. – Michigan must lead by example and provide a welcoming environment for people with disabilities, encouraging them to work in state government in a competitive, integrated setting, Gov. Rick Snyder said.

Stage 2 Obesity Treatment Program now in Northern Michigan

McLaren Northern Michigan logo

Veterans – Stand up and let your voice count on Oct. 23

by Matthew Snider, Veteran who resides in Traverse City, MI

Must-know airline info: Tips for travelers with disabilities

Travel can be stressful at the best of times, but when you have to factor in a disability, getting from point A to point B can become that much more frustrating. Airlines know this and do their part to make ...

US-31/M-37 (Division Street) Public Work Session on Oct. 28 to Discuss Future Improvements

Michigan Department of Transportation logoThe public is invited to participate in the first public work session and open house to determine future improvements to US-31/M-37 (Division Street) in Traverse City. The event will take place on Tuesday, October 28 from 4pm-7pm at the ...

Toshiba Unveils Robot That Can Speak in Sign Language

TC Public Pier Project Kick-Off Workshop on October 22

city of traverse city logoTRAVERSE CITY- The City of Traverse City is kicking-off the design process for the proposed Public Pier with an interactive public workshop to be held at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 22 in the 2nd floor Training Room ...

Job Seekers Invited to Attend Saturday Special on Oct. 8

Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital to Host Wellness Day on Nov. 8

Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital is hosting their 17th Annual Wellness Day from 8:30 am - 2:00 pm on Saturday, November 8 in Frankfort, MI. The event is held in partnership with numerous local providers, and will include free health ...

BATA to roll out revisions to City Loop routes November 1

Matt, who uses a wheelchair, shows the BATA bus driver his bus pass on the bus lift.TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — It has been over a year since BATA introduced its innovative service model, launching Phase 1 of the new system in May 2013. This first stage focused on most initiatives outside of the city, including Village Loop ...

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