Jul 26, 2014

Five Things You Need to Know, Nov. 1, 2011

Speak up about safety on Ford Road; book a lunch with Canton Chamber of Commerce; and plan to honor U.S. military.

Five Things You Need to Know, Nov. 1, 2011

1. Sound Off on Ford Road

The Michigan Senate's transportation hearing on proposed improvements to the Ford Road-I-275-Haggerty intersection is set for 6 p.m. today at .

For details call Canton Township Supervisor Phil LaJoy's office at 734-394-5185.

2. Chamber Hosts Doug Rothwell

The Canton Chamber of Commerce networking luncheon is set for 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at . Doug Rothwell, president and CEO of Business Leaders for Michigan is scheduled to deliver the keynote.

Tickets cost $20 per person with reservations, $25 at the door for members. Non-members pay $30. For reservations email admin@cantonchamber.com or call 734-453-4040.

3. Plymouth-Canton Marching Band at State

goes to Michigan Competing Bands Association's state finals Saturday at Ford Field, 2000 Brush St. Detroit.

PCMB is scheduled to perform at 10:30 a.m.; awards are set to be presented at 11:15 a.m.

4. Honor the Military

Canton's annual program is set for 7 p.m. Nov. 11 at . The show honors both veterans and active duty members of all branches of the military. Doors open at 6 p.m. so visitors can peruse military memorabilia displays. Michigan Military Moms plan to collect items to fill care packages for men and women serving overseas.

Call 734-394-5460 or visit Cantonfun.org for details.

5. VFW Bazaar Canceled

The Ladies Auxiliary's holiday bazaar, set for Sunday, has been canceled.

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