Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson will deliver his 19th State of the County Address on Thursday night, and you can follow along with this livestream broadcast.
The event, broadcast by CivicCenterTV.com, will begin at 7 p.m.
According to a news release from the county, Patterson's speech will focus on "positive economic signs for Oakland County and the latest developments in job attraction, technology, management and budget, and quality of life."
The Thursday night event, which will be held at Detroit Country Day School in front of an invitation-only audience of 500, is the biggest for Patterson since he returned to office after being injured in a car accident last August.
In addition to outlining the state of the county, Patterson will announce the winner of his annual Elite 40-Under-40 competition. Finalists were Rochester Hills philanthropist and businessman Ziad Kassab; co-founder of a physical therapy and personal training service; and Troy businessman Ajay Chawla.
Watch the address here: www.streammichigan.com/state-of-the-county/