State Rep. Mark Huizenga, of Walker, today issued the following statement regarding the recent rise in COVID-19 cases in Michigan:
“We have entered a critical period as our state fights against this wave of COVID-19 infection. Hospitals have communicated to us that capacity limits are quickly approaching and these vital facilities will be overwhelmed if this uptick continues. We have to take this seriously.
“So I ask people in the greater Grand Rapids area and across the state to do what they can to slow the spread. I understand this is a very polarizing time in our nation’s history given. People are hesitant to trust what they hear. But opting to discard the advice of the medical professionals who are working tirelessly to combat this virus isn’t the answer. Blatantly and purposefully disregarding the advice of medical professionals doesn’t impact the opposition party – it does potentially impact you and those around you.
“We have seen news reports that a vaccine rollout could be coming soon. We must focus on pushing through to the finish line. Let’s practice good principles and listen to medical professionals while working to protect our communities and our loved ones from COVID-19.”
An opportunity to meet and speak with state Rep. Mark Huizenga on Friday in the greater Grand Rapids area has been postponed. “Due to capacity limitations per social distancing requirements at the location that was slated to host the event, my scheduled office hours event in Rockford on Friday, Oct. 23 has been postponed,” said […]
State Rep. Mark Huizenga today announced upcoming opportunities to meet and speak with people in the greater Grand Rapids area. Interested individuals can meet with the first-term legislator to ask questions or share concerns at the following locations and times: • Friday, Oct. 23 from 8-9:30 a.m., at Herman’s Boy, located at 220 Northland Dr. […]