The days of families, like those depicted on TV in the 60′s are long gone.
Two Democratic incumbents representing southeast Michigan in Congress will be tossed into the same district for the 2012 election under legislation signed Tuesday by Republican Gov. Rick Snyder.
The State Senate has voted to lower the population threshold in Detroit so the city can continue collecting higher income and utility taxes.
Legislation crucial to keeping Detroit financially afloat have passed the Michigan House.
The number of empty homes and vacant rental properties grew by nearly 50 percent in Michigan over the past decade.
Detroit Mayor Dave Bing’s appeal for permission to continue the City’s Income and Utility taxes has been met with mixed reviews among Republican lawmakers in Lansing.
A committee in the Michigan House has scheduled the first in a series of public hearings tied to the state’s redistricting process for boundaries of congressional and state legislative districts.
Dearborn is nationally known as the home of Ford Motor Co., the Henry Ford museum and one of the most concentrated Middle Eastern communities.
In wake of the recent U.S. census, state and congressional legislative districts are being redrawn in Michigan and across the country.
Under state law, the casinos had to be built in an area defined as a city with a population of at least 800,000.