This web site is
outdated in that the election is over, but most other
information is curent. It is now a sublink to
richardhendricksen.com because the photos and layout is
much better at richardhendricksen.com.
My notes link for sulfide mining can be found below or
linked at the left. They are a sublink under sulfide
mining. There are 8 essays written also.
Welcome To My (former) Campaign Website for the August 8th
My first campaign Flyer # 1 (4 pages) written March 1st,
introduces my candidacy. This is an overview primarily
focused towards voters in Marquette County. It includes
my stand on the sulfide mining controversy and its
relationship to tourism.
A story on my McCormick Grand Camp project.
Campaign ads The section contains eight short
one-page ads that were in The Mining Journal, one
Detroit Free Press questionnaire with my responses, and
two slightly longer unpublished ads.
The first unpublished ad, called communication, includes a
response to those who label me a "one issue" candidate. It
concludes with an inspiring quote given to me by a very
nice lady, concerning the search for truth.
The other unpublished ad is my wife final ad, Jean. It's
somewhat more emotional than the published version, but no
less appealing. I'm showing it here because I have the
space and it has its beauty.
Four Parks: Most essays are here, 22 of them.
Some photos and maps are under Photo/Maps 4Pk.
Why Large Parks: A short one page essay with
Professor Powers' quotes.
Sulfide Mining: After rules promulgation, I sent
comments (total 100 pages) to the DEQ. This link will
take you to some of what I sent them (24 pages):
introductory cover letter to the Office of Geological
Survey; then essays on standards, socioeconomics,
affected area, site criteria, and bonding.
Sulfide Mining 2: (7 pages) continues with essays on
experts, chiseling, and a conclusion. My
Notes, (57 pages) include notes
introduction, index of notes, and all my notes, with
incomplete sentences and all. The Apple, (3 pages) is my attempt at metaphor
to explain what sulfide mining really means to the
surrounding “affected area.”
Written November 2004, a history Lansing is an account of my trip to Lansing to
testify against sulfide mining.
Volunteers and donations: my campaign needs both, and I
greatly appreciate any help. Please e-mail me at the link
Endorsements - character references and letters of
Personal History - takes you to an essay
entitled A Walk
In The Woods with Richard Hendricksen.
I wrote it in 1993 when I
was very active in my career as a remote lands real
estate broker and business owner. Please do not think
that I am trying to sell you real estate with it now. It
is here for you to enjoy, and learn about some of my
beliefs and values concerning our natural
Walk in The Woods is still at the heart of who I am.
The mist link tells you all about the mist
photo you see at the top of every page.
Here I am with my wife Jean visiting a friend's camp.
Above in the upper right corner is a photo of me with my
good friend Fred Rydholm, who is very supportive of my
This web site paid for by the Committee to Elect Richard
Hendricksen, 325 High Street, Marquette, MI 49855