Chamber hosts State of the City address

The Dearborn Heights Chamber of Commerce will host the annual State of the City luncheon on Jan. 10. Mayor Daniel S Paletko will be speaking at the annual address that will be given at a noon luncheon. The Chamber looks forward to hosting this event for the 10th consecutive year. Concerned citizens will hear a report about 2011 and will learn future plans for 2012 when the mayor presents his speech to an audience that will include leaders in business, city officials, community supporters, residents and various organizations. The Chamber is proud to host this event during its 40th anniversary year.

The Chamber will also present its annual Dearborn Heights Chamber Member of the Year Award to a deserving business. Last year’s recipient, Steve Henry from Leader Printing and Mailing, was selected for a number of outstanding reasons including his generous commitment to the community. His family has been long-time residents of Dearborn Heights and Leader just celebrated its 30th anniversary in business during 2011. The annual award is sponsored by A to Z Total Heating and Cooling in Dearborn Heights.

The luncheon will be held at Warren Valley Golf and Banquet Center, at 26116 W. Warren Ave. in Dearborn Heights. The cost is $20 per person and the public is invited to attend. Register with the Chamber at 313-274-7480. To find more information about this event go to the Chamber website,