Mayor Lamarand presents first State of the City Address on May 20

Taylor Mayor Jeffrey P. Lamarand will present his first State of the City Address at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 20, in the City Council Chambers of the Taylor Municipal Building, 23555 Goddard Road.

The address will be a ticketed event, meaning a ticket will be required for admission. Tickets are free, but must be obtained in advance. For ticket information, contact the Mayor’s Office at (734) 374-1450.

The address also will be broadcast on the city cable television channels: Channel 12 on Comcast and 10 on Wide Open West (WOW).

Plans call for the address to be broadcast at three other hosting locations: Lakes of Taylor Golf Club 25505 Northline Road, Taylor Meadows Golf Club, 25360 Ecorse Road, and the William D. Ford Senior Activity Center, 6750 Troy. Tickets are not necessary at the satellite locations.

Mayor Lamarand said he selected City Hall as the location for his address to provide access to residents and business people in the city at no cost. No taxpayer dollars will be used. The addressed is sponsored by McKinley Properties, Wade Trim, Century 21 Americal, Keck Real Estate and Schreiber Construction.

In addition, the City Council Chambers are equipped with camera equipment, which will allow for the live broadcast, plus rebroadcasts on the city cable channels and on the city website,

The address will highlight the current state of the City of Taylor, talk about initiatives of the Lamarand administration and discuss the plan for the city’s future.