Michigan Aggregates Association

General Membership Bulletins

MAA Adopts Bylaw Changes at 2016 Winter Conference

  As you are aware, on October 27, 2016 MAA distributed proposed bylaw changes for review and provided notice that a vote on the proposed changes will take place during the MAA Winter Conference (that was held December 2, 2016). A summary of the proposed changes involved the following: Renaming and defining the following Member…

2016 MDOT / MAA BUS TOUR

  A special thanks to MAA members (Verplank Dock, Aggregate Industries and Stoneco) for opening their facilities and being an active part of the 2016 MDOT/MAA Bus Tour.  As part of the tour, MDOT officials along with MAA members were informed about the many processes that are implemented to ensure aggregate material meets MDOT specifications. …

Aggregates Use in Everyday Life

Are there times when you feel that it would be beneficial to distribute a professionally designed informational brochure that details the variety of uses that aggregates have in our daily life?  If your answer is yes, you will be pleased to know that the MAA Public Relations committee has recently developed the attached brochure titled…

Rock Odyssey & Rock Builds America Education Kits Available

The MAA Foundation is pleased to announce that we recently received a shipment of the ever popular Rock Odyssey and Rock Builds America Educational Resource Kits. Rock Odyssey – Elementary & Middle School Earth Science Educational Resources (suggested grades 3-6) Rocks Build America – Middle & High School Educational Resources (suggested grades 6-12) Each kit…

MAA 2016-2017 Membership Directory Advertising Opportunity

The Michigan Aggregates Association will be publishing an updated Membership Directory in November for distribution at our Winter Meeting that is planned for December 1-2, 2016 at the Amway Grand, Grand Rapids. Take this opportunity to reserve your advertising space by completing the form below and sending it to MAA office via fax at 517-381-1796 or…

Sylvania Minerals partners with Village of South Rockwood

Sylvania Minerals Quarry of Great Lakes Aggregates has formed a partnership with the Village of South Rockwood to build a new South Rockwood Library and Community Center. The 8,000 square foot building is currently under construction and has a planned completion date in late November 2016. This building will allow for the expansion of the…

Representative Pettalia

It is with great sadness that we inform you that longtime friend Rep Pettalia (R-Presque Isle), was killed last night in a motorcycle crash in Montmorency County. During his time in the Michigan legislature Rep Pettalia has been very supportive of the construction industry and participated in a number of Michigan Aggregates Association member events…

MAA Committees – A Valuable Member Service

One of the most valuable membership service that is offered by your MAA membership is access to various experts in the aggregate industry. On a regular basis various MAA members gather to discuss a host of topics relating to safety, governmental, specification, public relations and environmental issues.  If you are interested in participating on one…

2016 MAA Lake Michigan Salmon Fishing Event

Last week a number of MAA members hit the open waters of Lake Michigan for their chance at some great salmon fishing.  This second annual event was not only a great opportunity to catch up items currently being addressed by the association it was also a great opportunity to network with fellow aggregate producers and…