Detroit City Council Candidate Tamika L. Gaines


For Immediate Release: Contact: Shar Halliburton at 313-467-1719 or

Detroit, MI – July 23,2009-Calling all Detroit City Council Candidates….The Committee to Elect Tamika Louise Gaines for Detroit City Council is sponsoring the third in Neighborhood Cleanup, on Saturday July 25, 2009, from 8:00 am- 12 Noon. The boundaries of the project will be a complete square starting at Wyoming to Livernois and ending at Fenkell to Schoolcraft.

As the pioneer in the Detroit cleanup initiative, Gaines is serious about cleaning up Detroit, that’s why she publicly challenged all Detroit City Council candidates to join her in her effort on May 26 at the Detroit Renaissance Club. “Neighborhood cleanliness is a major concern for our community”, stated Gaines. She urges all candidates to, “pull up your sleeves and clean up the city of Detroit”.

“I am hoping that other candidates will participate. This is the third cleanup project that Campaign Gaines has spearheaded. If you love the City of Detroit, let’s pitch in. You sweat equity will show if you love your city”, stated Gaines.

Supporters and volunteers are welcome to join in the clean up initiative. “Come when you can with a broom, rake or shovel in hand”, says Gaines. The central location headquarters of this project will be located at 14873 Ohio Detroit, MI 48238. Food, beverages and activities will be available for participants.

With less than a month before the August 4, Gaines is focused on her one goal, winning a seat on the Detroit City Council, She plans to continue with her door to door campaigning beginning on the east side and working her way to the west side of Detroit

For more information regarding the cleanup project or volunteering for Campaign New Direction, please contact Shar Halliburton at 313-467-1719 or visit

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Chicos painting says ... on Monday, Aug 10 at 12:24 AM

Well, i voted for you. sorry about the loss. but hang in there i believe marketing builds off of previous marketing. maybe next round . This is chico the guy u bought the cd's from at wendys. Hope you liked them. i wanna help clean the city 529-0202

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