The Noland News: First Edition
Hello everyone! We will be doing weekly schedule updates in order to keep you in the loop about my campaign. Below you can find the update for last week along with our schedule for the coming week.
Last week’s schedule:
On Sunday Oct. 6, I participated in the Tuscola County Pumpkin Parade with the Tuscola County Democrats.
Above: Kelly Noland and campaign, along with Tuscola County Democrats pose at the Tuscola County Pumpkin Parade on Oct. 6.
On Thursday Oct. 10 I attended the North Macomb County Democrats meeting, where I met with members. I’ll be at their next meeting will be held on Nov. 14 at 7pm at the UAW Local 400 Hall in Shelby Township. All are welcome!
On Friday Oct. 11 I
attended a UAW strike at the UAW Local 160 in Warren. I dropped off donations
and then joined the striking UAW-GM employees on the picket line. I was able to
speak with union leaders and members regarding the issues they face and what I
can to do support them, along with elected officials who were there supporting
the strikers. In particular, I spoke to Oakland County Treasurer Andy Meisner,
who explained several of the economic support programs he is working to
implement and promote, and State Representative John Chirkun.
Above: Kelly Noland speaks with Oakland County Treasurer Andy Meisner at the UAW strike on Oct. 11.
On Saturday Oct. 12 I attended
a candidate training event on the campus of Lansing Community College, which
was organized by the Michigan Democratic Party and the National Democratic
See below for our schedule for this week:
On Tuesday Oct. 15 I attended the Oakland County Democrats monthly meeting at Dick O’Dows Irish Public House in Birmingham.
On Wednesday Oct. 16 I
am attending a morning meeting with the International Brotherhood of Electric
Workers (IBEW) union in Madison Heights, which is not open to the public.
From 2:00-4:30 pm I will be in Almont canvassing and gathering signatures for my nominating petition. Please come out, ask any questions you may have and sign the petition. Looking forward to seeing you there!
On Friday Oct. 18 we’ll be holding a Meet & Greet Party. Adults 21 and over, come out and join us from 5-9 pm at the New Haven Amvets Hall, 57581 AMVET Drive, New Haven, MI 48048. All are welcome! Free food and soft drinks will be provided. Alcohol available. See below for event flyer.
On Saturday Oct. 19 I will be attending the O’Hara Celebration Breakfast hosted by the Macomb County Democratic Committee. Individual and organizational volunteers will be honored. This is a ticketed event at the Carpathia Club in Sterling Heights.
On Sunday Oct. 20 I’ll be canvassing and gathering signatures for my nominating petition at the New Baltimore Farmer’s Market. Hope to see you there!