DETROIT (WWJ) – Detroit Mayor Dave Bing made his first public appearance Sunday since he was hospitalized.
He and his wife Yvette served as honorary co-chairs of “Walk MS Detroit” to raise money to find a cure for Multiple Sclerosis.READ MORE: Supply Chain Issues: 'There Really Are Problems Everywhere,' Even For Small Companies
The Mayor providing opening remarks to those on hand saying that MS has touched his family.
“Thank everybody for coming out … this is the third year we’ve marched – that we’ve walked. As Yvette said, she had a twin sister that had left us several years ago because of MS,” said Bing.READ MORE: Volvo Adds 195,000 Vehicles To Recall For Dangerous Air Bags
Mrs. Bing says the mayor was a good patient but he is ready to get back to work.
Yvette Bing said that his progress continues and, “he is getting better everyday.”MORE NEWS: McLaren Will Pay $5M, Not $20M, In Flint Water Settlement
His first official day back on the job will be Monday.