The Ferris Community Can ‘Walk with the Mayor’ on Wednesdays

Walk with the MayorCity of Big Rapids Mayor Mark Warba, the District 10 Health Department and the Susan P. Wheatlake Cancer and Wellness Center are inviting the Ferris State University community to “Walk with the Mayor” each Wednesday at 7 p.m. in preparation for the Wheatlake Cancer and Wellness Walk and 5K on Saturday, May 18.

Beginning this Wednesday, at 7 p.m. in Hemlock Park, Warba and a group of fellow community members will build up their walking skills to get in shape for the May 18 event. Walk with the Mayor takes place each Wednesday beginning March 27 and running through May 15.

This event is free and open to the public. Participants need only bring comfortable walking shoes and join the group.

For more information, contact Tom Hogenson at (231) 592-4409 or

To learn more about the event and the Susan P. Wheatlake Cancer and Wellness Center, visit:

Last updated: 08-15-2013