Detroit Library officials announced recently that because of a limited budget, they were looking at closing 18 neighborhood branches, but that number could be pared back.
On the agenda at Farmington’s school board meeting: A proposal to privatize a number of support services like bus drivers and mechanics, janitors and food workers.
The Troy Public Library has been given a reprieve and will not be closing on May 1st after all.
The school aid budget is being slashed — but not by as much as the Governor would like.
Add Detroit Public Library to the list of utilities facing layoffs and downsizing due to a budget deficit over $10-million.
It’s a woe faced by nearly every metro Detroit school district, budget deficits that reach the millions. How are the schools coping?
If Governor Rick Snyder’s proposed cuts to tax credits and incentive programs gets approved, what does that hold in store for Detroit?
Unable to pass Governor Rick Snyder’s controversial pension tax, Senate Republicans are now exploring new options to create revenue.
As Michigan faces a 1.4 billion dollar deficit, Governor Snyder has proposed taxing pensions, much to the dismay of area senior citizens.
Local legislators and business leaders are hopeful and concerned about what’s to come when Governor Snyder delivers his budget proposal on Thursday.