DETROIT – After the holiday break, State Representative Harvey Santana (D-Detroit) invites constituents to join him for an informal conversation about improving state government at his monthly coffee hours, which will start back up again on the first Friday in February of 2012.

Representative Santana’s number one New Year’s resolution is to continue doing everything he can to improve the quality of life in Detroit.

Santana’s upcoming coffee hours will take place on Friday, Feb. 3, 2012 from:

  • 8:30-10 a.m. at McDonald’s, 18403 Grand River Ave., Detroit

  • 10:15-11:30 a.m. at Caesar’s Coney Island, 15621 W. Warren Ave., Detroit

  • Noon to 1:00 p.m. at Mary’s Grill, 20804 Plymouth Road, Detroit

Representative Santana holds regular coffee hours at these locations each month. He also regularly attends a number of events across Detroit’s 10th District in order to meet with residents one on one and listen to their thoughts and concerns. He visits community meetings, churches and schools and is glad to meet anywhere citizens are gathered. For more information about these or other events, please contact Santana by phone at (517) 373-6990 or by email at