Monday Morning with the Mayor

Mayor: Portland Survived Ice Jams & Will Celebrate 150 Years

Jun 10, 2019
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

On the June 10, 2019 edition of "Monday with the Mayor" - WKAR's Reginald Hardwick talked with Portland mayor Jim Barnes. We received an update on the city after February's damaging ice jams and flooding. He also talked about the city's plans to celebrate 150 years since its founding. Plus the city's challenges.

Mayor: Grand Ledge Is Small Town America

May 27, 2019
The Ledges, Grand Ledge
Grand Ledge mayor Thomas Sowle

On the Monday, May 27, 2019 "Monday with the Mayor" segment. WKAR's Reginald Hardwick was joined by Grand Ledge mayor Thomas Sowle.

Derek Dobies, Jackson mayor
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

Jackson mayor Derek Dobies talked with WKAR's Reginald Hardwick for the April 29, 2019 edition of "Monday with the Mayor." 

Eaton County Courthouse, Charlotte
Charlotte mayor Tim Lewis

On the March 4, 2019, edition of Monday with the Mayor: Charlotte mayor Tim Lewis made a big announcement about the future of the Owens-Illinois bottling facility that's sat vacant since 2010. Plus, he talked about efforts by the city to stop children from vaping. And he shares the picture of a building in Charlotte that he is most proud of.

Mason, Russell Whipple
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

Drive south on US 127 from Lansing to Jackson, and you will drive through Mason. The city of 8500 is named after Michigan’s first governor Stevens T. Mason. Mayor Russell Whipple talked about his native city, starting with businesses and how the legislature can help Mason.

East Lansing
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

On the February 18, 2019 edition of Monday with the Mayor, East Lansing mayor Mark Meadows talked about how the construction of ten and 14-story buildings are changing the city.

woman with black hat
Scott Pohl / WKAR-MSU

Today we speak with Kay Nichols, the supervisor of Woodhull Township near Perry.

Andy Schor
Skyler Ashley / WKAR-MSU

Lansing mayor Andy Schor was the guest on the May 21 edition of "Monday's with the Mayor." He talked with WKAR's Reginald Hardwick about plans for city hall, neighborhood empowerment zones, February flood damage areas, help from the State Capitol and his endorsement for the Governor's race. 

Dion'trae Hayes
Lansing Township

The May 7, 2018 "Mondays with the Mayor" guest was Lansing Township supervisor Dion'trae Hayes. 

Ronald Styka
Scott Pohl / WKAR-MSU

WKAR's Scott Pohl talked with Meridian Township Supervisor Ronald Styka about several issues during the April 16 "Mondays with the Mayor" segment.