Benton Harbor Mayor Marcus Muhammad has met with Governor Rick Snyder to discuss the future of the city and its relationship with the state. The meeting on Tuesday took place at the Romney Building in Lansing, and Muhammad tells WSJM News he talked to the governor about the city’s needs.
“Number one, partnership,” Muhammad said. “That was a major message that I wanted to send, that the city of Benton Harbor needs relationships, first starting with the governor’s office and all of the different departments that can help the city of Benton Harbor be successful.”
Muhammad says he also talked with the governor about the need for revenue sharing reforms. He describes the meeting as successful, adding he extended a standing invitation to Snyder to visit Benton Harbor.