Advocacy and Public Policy
The Board of Directors and the Public Policy Committee of the Chamber of Commerce Grand Haven, Spring Lake, Ferrysburg do not endorse candidates at any level of government, however, we are committed to providing voters with an opportunity to learn about candidates that are seeking office that will ultimately have an impact on business and the overall health of Ottawa County and of our community. If a candidate’s name is not highlighted/linked, they did not return a completed questionnaire.
Ottawa County Commissioners
Public Policy Committee
The Chamber and Public Policy Committee do not endorse candidates. The Public Policy Committee and the Chamber Board of Directors consistently advocate for your business needs through work with local, state and federal elected officials as well as other Chambers and trade organizations to ensure our voice is heard in both Washington and Lansing.
The Chamber does not endorse candidates for public office, nor does it provide a platform for individuals to campaign at any Chamber sponsored events, including, but not limited to the Early Bird Breakfast, BASH, and Jingle Bell Parade. City and Village rules for campaigning (if applicable) will apply in public space outside of the areas designated for festivals and Farmers Markets. Candidates may not set up booths or distribute literature within the Festivals or Farmers Market itself or impede foot or vehicular traffic in any way around these venues