Traverse City News and Events

Former Sen. Carl Levin To Receive Milliken Award

Oct. 8, 2015

Former U.S. Senator Carl Levin will be recognized with the annual Milliken Distinguished Leadership Award at a reception in Traverse City this Saturday hosted by the Groundwork Center for Resilient Communities. The award recognizes leaders who embody the legacy of Governor William Milliken and the late Helen Milliken, and the belief that a clean, healthy environment is necessary for a prosperous economy.

Sen. Levin will acccept the award at the Milliken Reception at 5pm in Kirkbride Hall at the Village at Grand Traverse Commons.

Among Levin's accomplishments during his 36 years of service are legislation that preserved more than 32,000 acres of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore as wilderness, funding for the Boardman River Dams Removal Project and playing a key role in the creation of the Grand Vision for the region.

TC Restaurant, Bar Owners Seek To Combat “Party City” Reputation

Read More >>

Registration Open For Suicide Prevention Walk

Read More >>

Tech Incubator Prepares For Launch

Read More >>

Cedar Street Closure Today

Read More >>

Momentum Builds For Civic Square In Downtown TC

Read More >>

Traverse City Selected For Community Connection Technology

Read More >>

TC Man Arrested After Standoff

Read More >>

Film Fest Files Counterclaim In Vendor Lawsuit, Seeks Jury Trial

Read More >>

Two Major Developments Proposed For Hammond Road

Read More >>

Dispute Leads To Stabbing

Read More >>

Pets Get More Options In And Around Traverse City

Read More >>

Two Hospitalized In Three-Car Accident

Read More >>

Suttons Bay Wineries Team Up For Hilltop Happy Hour

Read More >>

Man Taken Into Custody After Police Standoff

Read More >>