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County Executive L. Brooks Patterson to Deliver his 19th State of the County Speech

Public Date: 2/5/2013 12:00 AM
Contact: Bill Mullan, Oakland County Media and Communications Officer
Phone Number: 248-858-1048

Media Advisory





​Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson will give his annual State of the County Speech before an invitation-only audience of more than 500 individuals. He will focus on positive economic signs for Oakland County and the latest developments in job attraction, technology, management and budget, and quality of life.
Residents will be able to listen to the speech on WDET-FM (101.9); watch a live stream on or; follow live tweets at @brookspatterson; and read the speech online at In addition, video of the speech will be uploaded to Oakland County’s YouTube channel later in the evening.

​Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013 at 7 p.m.



​Seligman Family Performing Arts Center, Detroit Country Day School,
22305 W. 13 Mile Road near Lahser, Beverly Hills.


Media notes:


​Media who wish to attend the State of the County address are asked to RSVP to Cheryl Everhart at 248-858-5452 or by noon Wednesday, Feb. 6. The on-site contact the evening of the speech will be Bill Mullan. His cell number is 248-202-9668.
Those who wish to obtain embed codes for the live stream of the speech may contact Chris Milia of Civic Center TV at 248-425-9222. Those who carry the live stream must credit Civic Center TV.
An audio multbox feed will be provided to broadcast media. Wireless Internet is available in the auditorium for reporters working with laptops.

For further information, please contact Bill Mullan, Oakland County media and communications officer, at 248-858-1048.