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 WeGP Welcoming Everyone   Email Updates October 4, 2019

Tomorrow!  Coffee with GPP Candidates

If you would like to learn more about Aimee Fluitt and Vikas Relan, candidates for Grosse Pointe Park City Council, please join them tomorrow morning, October 5, at 10:00a.m., 1419 Lakepointe St, Grosse Pointe Park, 48230.  This will be an opportunity to ask questions and to tell them about the issues you would like to see addressed in this campaign. 

Use the Power of Your Vote

Please use the power of your vote to elect council members who will work to create a more just, equitable and welcoming GP. 

If you are willing to knock on a few doors this year for Park Council Candidates Aimee Fluitt and Vikas Relan, you can let them know at the Coffee gathering or through their facebook pages. Contact Farms Candidate Neil Sroka and Woods Candidate Kenn Gafa through their facebook pages to volunteer for their campaigns.  This is a great way to support these candidates and get involved in local elections.

See Them All at the Candidate Forums

The League of Women Voters of Grosse Pointe is sponsoring a series of Candidate Forums giving you an opportunity to become better acquainted with all of the candidates and issues so you can be a better informed voter.  The remaining candidate forums for City Council races are: 

October 8: Grosse Pointe Park

October 15: Grosse Pointe Farms

October 17: Grosse Pointe Woods

October 22: City of Grosse Pointe which will also host the Mayoral Candidates.

CANDIDATE FORUM - See Calendar of Events for further details.

New Rights for Michigan Voters

You can register to vote through Election Day, November 5. 

Through October 21 Register at: any Secretary of State branch office, your city or county clerks office, a designated state agency,  or by mail.

October 22 through November 4 - Register in person with your city clerk. 

November 5 (Election Day) - Register and Vote: in person with your city clerk, not at a precinct. 

*Residency verification is required

All voters now can vote early

*Step 1.  Request your ballot

*Step 2: Complete it , sign it, submit it

*Get all details, requirements and deadlines at Michigan.gov/Vote

Progressive Womens Caucus 

Representative Tanisha Yancey is hosting a Town Hall  "Celebrating 100 Years of Making our Voices Heard," the Progressive Womens Caucus Listening Tour.  Join the PWC to discuss the most important issues facing Michigan women today on Wednesday, October 9 at 6:00pm at the Mary Ellen Stempfel University Center, Wayne County Community College District, 19305 Vernier Rd, Harper Woods, 48225.

Ongoing Civic Engagement Opportunities

City Council Meeting, City of Grosse Pointe

City Council Meeting, Grosse Pointe Farms

City Council Meeting, Grosse Pointe Park

City Council Meeting, Grosse Pointe Shores

City Council Meeting, Grosse Pointe Woods

Grosse Pointe School Board Meetings

Notes:  1. Check each City's website for agendas, live streaming/video options and calendar changes. 2.The School Board meets twice monthly. 

Other Groups of Interest

GPPSS Parents for Unity in Diversity

League of Women Voters of Grosse Pointe

Grosse Pointe - Harper Woods NAACP Branch

WeGP Environmental Task Force

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