MEA has new Rapid River office

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The Michigan Education Association (MEA) celebrated the opening of its new office in Rapid River with a ribbon cutting on Feb 22. The new office is located at 10467 S. Main Street, Rapid River — across from the Swallow Inn. MEA is a labor organization that represents educators and educational support professionals in the schools in Michigan. The building was purchased by MEA and will be used as a field office for the 24 units MEA represents in the 17B council area, which includes Menominee, Delta, Schoolcraft and Mackinac counties. Shown are, front row, Tom Jaeger, Masonville Township Supervisor Pete Brock (holding the scissors), MEA UniServ Director Frank Mongene, and Jody Jaeger.