Changes to a Traverse City ordinance will allow some businesses to expand seating into the streets.
Michigan’s 85 year old blanket ban on panhandling, was overturned in 2013.
Solicitation is protected under the first amendment, but cities are allowed to restrict it. That’s exactly what some Michigan communities are doing. Continue reading
Law enforcement officials in Mt. Pleasant say the decision of voters earlier this month to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana, won’t have much of an impact on their operations.
Under the city’s charter, adults 21 and older may use, possess, or transfer less than one ounce of marijuana on private property. Continue reading