7 UpFront: Mark Hackel addresses developments in Macomb County

Posted at 6:31 PM, Sep 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-18 20:03:29-04

(WXYZ) — There has been a lot of news coming out of Macomb County recently.

Former Macomb County Prosecutor one step closer to plea deal and prison

The county's former prosecutor is in court, on the other side of the aisle as he is a defendant in a criminal case. They're also on the front lines of the COVID-19 fight, with a sewer testing project getting underway.

Kid Rock, Donald Trump Jr. hold rally in Macomb Co. Monday, Dr. Jill Biden to campaign Tuesday

Macomb County is also front and center in the presidential election, with many saying it could be key to whoever wins the state.

County Executive Mark Hackel joined us to talk about all that's going on.

You can see the full interview on 7 Action News at 7 pm.