LANSING, Mich., Oct. 27, 2021 — Today, State Rep. Karen Whitsett (D-Detroit) announced her partnership with DTE Energy and Wayne Metro for their upcoming Virtual Customer Assistance Day on Nov. 5 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event provides customers in need with an opportunity to receive case management solutions, energy efficiency education and utility payment assistance.

“I’m glad to see DTE is helping customers in need,” Whitsett said. “The last year and half have been so hard for so many people. I’m glad that we’re doing what we can to help people cut through any red tape in their way and quite literally keep the lights on. Especially as we head into the winter months, this promises to be a great event to help make sure that everyone gets their energy needs covered.”

Customers can call (313) 388-9799 to participate in the event. Those who call in should have their driver’s license, state ID or passport ready as well as proof of income for the last 60 days.