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Mayor Estes Signs Proclamation For Advance Care Planning

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A proclamation from the city of Traverse City will recognize the importance of advance care planning.

Traverse City Mayor Michael Estes signed the proclamation - stressing that advance care planning is extremely important for everyone, should you not be able to speak for yourself.

The Five Wishes document is being handed out at Munson Medical Center, for people to fill out.

It's a document that designates someone to make major medical decisions on your behalf, if you are ever unable to do so.