Bob Ficano

Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano during a taping of "Reinventing Michigan." (credit: Paul Pytlowany/WWJ-TV)

Wayne County Exec. Ficano Blogs From Asia

Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano is writing a blog this week about his experiences during a trade mission to Japan, China and South Korea.

CBS Detroit–09/28/2011

Wayne County Commissioners Approve Budget

Wayne County Commissioners have given their unanimous approval to County Executive Robert Ficano’s $530 million general fund budget.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2011

Judge Declares Wayne County Worker Pay Cut Invalid

A judge has ruled that Robert Ficano needed the Wayne County Commission’s approval before cutting pay to union workers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2011

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Wayne County Citizens Speak Out Against Community Cuts

The Wayne County Commission on the Ways and Means Committee heard from dozens of people worried about proposed cuts to county services.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2011

WWJ Photo

Business Hub Around Detroit Metro Moving Forward

Wayne County Executive Bob Ficano says the idea of a hub for businesses to locate around Detroit Metro and Willow Run Airports is moving ahead.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2011

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‘Fab Five’ At Mackinac: We’re In This Together

Along with the usual jokes and gibes, there was recognition of the reality of the economic and social interdependence of southeast Michigan during the rechristened and expanded Fab Five panel discussion at the Detroit Regional Chamber Mackinac Policy Conference Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2011

Wayne Co. To Break Ground On New Rec Center

With an eye on offering a safe and positive environment for teens, a new recreation center will be built in Dearborn Heights.


No Rice, No Egg Roll, No Fortune Cookie

WWJ’s Marie Osborne reports from China where she’s traveling with a Wayne County trade delegation.


Dancing With Our Local Stars

Mrs. Michigan 2010 Kyla Marcial was the winner of this year’s charity event, Dancing With Our Local Stars, with all proceeding benefiting Habitat for Humanity Detroit.  Oakland County Exec. L. Brooks Patterson, Wayne County Exec. […]