Saturday, April 6, 2013
Commissioner Marcia Gershenson is taking applications for a group that advises the county executive.
Saturday, April 6
Oakland County Commissioner Marcia Gershenson, who represents Farmington Hills, seeks a resident interested in senior issues to serve on the Oakland County Senior Advisory Council. The Oakland County Senior Advisory Council’s primary purpose is to advise the County Executive on the needs and services required by the elderly and to point out gaps in the elderly network. The Council meets on the third Monday of each month, and the appointee will serve a two-year term representing District 13. For more information, contact Commissioner Gershenson at 248-808-1032 or by email at email@example.com. The application deadline is April 19. To request an application, call 248-858-4078 or obtain an application online, go to www.oakgov.com/boc/ …
Thursday, October 25, 2012
The Bloomfield Township Democrat currently represents the 17th District on the Oakland County board.
Bloomfield Township resident Marcia Gershenson is running for re-election to the Oakland County Board of Commissioners primarily to continue work she has been doing over the past eight years. The incumbent Democrat faces off in November against Republican Al Zaparackas, to represent the county's 13th District seat, which includes portions of Bloomfield Township, Farmington Hills and West Bloomfield. She currently represents District 17. An advocate for the county's microloan program, Gershenson said supporting small businesses "is a key component to turning our economy around". The program makes loans of $500 to $50,000 available to small business owners and entrepreneurs. She said she has also worked on a "buy local" campaign, because…