Gov. Snyder citied the many counties who came together to help formulate the new plan.

Eastern Market:

Another signed bill will give funding to Eastern Market to expand Shed 5 while helping locally made food products.

Snyder and Bing were joined by lawmakers and other government, community and business leaders for the news conference held on Woodward near Campus Martius.

Michigan passed 282 bills during the last few weeks of lame duck legislative sessions.

Earlier Wednesday, Gov. Rick Snyder signed legislation aimed at helping military veterans gain employment in the electrician and plumbing fields.

The governor's office said that Snyder signed measures to require experience gained through military service to be taken into account when being considered for licenses in those fields

Read: Snyder signs bills about veterans, prescriptions.

IMAGES: Governor Snyder holds bill signing in Detroit

Published On: Dec 19 2012 03:35:25 PM EST

Gov. Snyder and Detroit Mayor Bing held a press conference Wednesday to hold a bill signing press conference in Detroit's Central Business District. The governor is signed legislation aimed at strengthening Detroit and the Southeast Michigan region.

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