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Mayor Armitage will not seek re-election in 2018

Mayor Armitage will not seek re-election in 2018

By Joyce Ervin Milan Mayor Michael Armitage recently announced on social media he would not run for re-election in 2018.  He said, “It was a very difficult decision.” Armitage has served the city in various positions for the past 16 years and, he said, it was a pleasure and an honor to serve the community […]

STATE OF THE CITY: Mayor points to economic gains

STATE OF THE CITY: Mayor points to economic gains

By Milan Eagle Media In January, Mayor Michael Armitage gave his “State of the City Address” to the city council. Armitage mentioned the Milan Flour Mills Corporation as a recent success story in Milan. An investor was thinking of buying property in Detroit, but looked at the location on Pennsylvania Street in Milan. In just […]

Armitage re-elected

Armitage re-elected

By Joyce Ervin Incumbent Michael Armitage will serve another two-year term as mayor of Milan handily beating opponent, Dutch Nie, who ran as a team member with candidates seeking council seats.  Armitage said,  “I’m very happy and comfortable knowing the city is going in the right direction and excited to serve another two years.”  Team members, […]

EDITORIAL: Declaration of Independence Not About Tea

Somehow the impression was created that the independency of the colonies was a matter only about taxation or a disagreement about tea in Boston. There was not a teenager rebellion; something more profound happened in the colonies, something that affected the rights and freedom of the colonists. I do not think an individual like Patrick […]

Armitage annouces bid for re-election

Armitage annouces bid for re-election

Press release “I’m really excited about all of the progress currently being made and the positive momentum we have established moving this community forward,” he said. Mayor Armitage pointed out several successes that have taken place over the last sixteen months that he seeks to build upon. “We have applied for and been awarded nearly […]

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