Mike at Kiwanis

Mike Delivering Meals on Wheels

Mike at the Aids Walk

Mike and Kathy

Mike and Friend

Mike, His Mother and Kathy

From the gardens

Political Philosophy

Mike Anglin is honored to have served as your council member for the past eight years, and with your vote on August 4, 2015, he will continue to work for the citizens of Ann Arbor. Mike listens to people, he understands their concerns, he builds coalitions, and he strives to make every citizen's voice heard. Mike is accessible to his constituents through events, emails, phone calls, mailings and volunteer work.

As a member of the City Council, Mike has voted to preserve our neighborhoods. He believes in encouraging local businesses. He supports responsible spending, and his top budgetary priority is maintaining and improving vital services and infrastructure. His advocacy on behalf of our parks has been of great benefit to our city.

He has met with citizens and city staff to resolve issues - from snow removal, sidewalk repair, neighborhood police enforcement to tree planting. Mike's advocacy for the environment ranges from protecting the Allen Creek floodplain to restoring the Dean Tree Fund's planting program.

Mike Anglin's service to the community extends beyond his formal role as council member. He has a true desire to help people, and to make our city more attractive. Mike volunteers with Kiwanis, Meals on Wheels, the Family Learning Institute, the Performance Network, the Michigan Theater, and the Sierra Club.

Help Mike to continue to make Ann Arbor a better town for all of us by voting to re-elect him in 2015.

Jane Lumm, Vivienne Armentrout, Aaron Hammer and Mike

Biographical Information

Mike has a diverse background and experience in working with people from all walks of life.

Mike first taught junior high school science in Brooklyn NY. After receiving his MA in Special Education, he taught as an early childhood reading specialist. Later he helped prepare special education students, aged 18-22, to enter the work world.

For the next 12 years Mike ran his own construction and renovation company. Mike is a master electrician. As an independent contractor, he successfully worked with a great many customers and suppliers. During this period he employed several people but always continued his role as the company electrician.

For the past 15 years Mike and Kathy's home has been a bed and breakfast on Ann Arbor's Old West Side. Their First Street Garden Inn has been featured on the Small Elegant Hotels website.

Mike helps many people through his extensive volunteer activities. He works with the Ann Arbor Kiwanis Club helping with Saturday sales. He has served on the Kiwanis board of directors. He helped organize their Meals on Wheels program for the home bound and does Meals on Wheels deliveries.

Mike uses his teaching experience to tutor children in reading for the Family Learning Institute. He is a member of the of the local chapter of the Sierra Club.

Together with his wife Kathy, he has made our city more attractive. Mike and Kathy added all the beautiful plants around their home. Their home was on the 2005 annual Garden Walk Tour. The Ann Arbor Parks and Recreation Department gave them a Golden Trowel Award in 2000.


Sierra Club,
Huron Valley Group,
Michigan Chapter

Lynn Rivers
Robert Johnson
Nancy Shiffler
Diane Robins
Matt Keefe
Marti Keefe
Scott Berry
Susan Wineberg
Myra Larson
Tom Whitaker
Barbara G. Ladewski
Mary Hathaway
Karen Walles
Ann Schriber
Vivienne Armentrout
Charles Armentrout
Paul Bancel
Gordon Beeman
Anna Beeman
Lars Bjorn
Kathy Boris
Lynn Borset
Vincent Caruso
Rita Caruso
Alan Connor
Polly Connor
Christine Crockett
John Floyd
Karen Gallup
Albert Gallup
Helga Haller
Kitty B. Kahn
Steven H. Kahn
Linda Lutzeier
Cendra Lynn
Piotr Michalowski
Rita Mitchell
Gwen Nystuen
Linda Pedrick
Marcia Polenberg-
Ethel Potts
Theodore Ramsay
Frank Raymond
Deanna Relyea
Edward Steinman
Susan Whitaker
Sue Perry
Michael Bruner
Nick Collins
Catherine Glorie
Alan Haber
Christine Hildebrand
Elizabeth Hunter
Harvey Kaplan
Nancy Kaplan
Cary Kocher
Charles Lewis
Jane Michener
Barbara Murphy
John Nystuen
Jeanette Okuley
Joe O´Neal
Margaret Pacer
Sue Perry
Alice Ralph
Sonia Schmerl
Anna Schnitzer
Grace Shackman
Mary Underwood
Douglas White
Margaret Wong
Doug Cowherd
Virginia Simon
Rita Mitchell

Paid for by Mike Anglin for Council, 549 S. First Street, Ann Arbor, MI, 48103