Gov. Rick Snyder on Tuesday plans to sign mid-budget year bills to finalize a plan to tackle Michigan’s projected $412 million shortfall in two primary funds that receive about $21 billion annually in tax revenue.
The shortfall of hundreds of millions of dollars is mostly being blamed on businesses cashing in tax credits at a higher rate than expected.
With kids set to return to class in just over a week, budget cuts could pull the plug on music and arts at a Detroit high school that is world-famous for its performing arts program.
You may start seeing more police on the streets of Detroit because they’re working double duty.
Coleman says when some of the criminals saw them take a pay cut they were in shock.
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has made it no secret that she thinks County Exec Bob Ficano needs to do more to help her office.
Senator Glenn Anderson says scaling back perimeter patrols was “foolish” — security is weaker because food services have been privatized.
Restructuring consultant Conway McKenzie is recommending a part-time Detroit city council, and cutting 78 of the 115 staff members on council.
Worthy first filed suit against the county to stop a proposed budget cut that would affect her ability prosecute cases.
The Wayne County Prosecutor says her office is no longer able to handle its caseload — after recent layoffs of dozens of prosecutors.