Dearborn City Council Member Kamal Alsawafy has been called to deploy overseas while serving in the U.S. Army National Guard, according to Council President Michael T. Sareini
This is anticipated to be a one-year deployment. Alsawafy’s location and assignment details are classified information.
Federal and state law provides for an orderly process for elected officials to perform their civic duties while on military service abroad. Alsawafy will continue participating in city council meetings and remotely execute his City Council duties through teleconference.
Dearborn residents will continue to be able to reach him via email communications and by contacting the Council’s office.