Saunteel Jenkins is the legislative body’s new president.
Orr has ordered the City Council not to name replacements for two colleagues that resigned.
The investigation into allegations of an inappropriate relationship with a young man by former Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh are on hold, for now.
The shape of Detroit’s financial future and city leadership could be determined in the week ahead.
A decision on whether to dismiss Charles Pugh from the Detroit City Council won’t come until next week.
“Now we need some closure, we need to understand what Charles’ plans are,” said fill-in council president Saunteel Jenkins.
The attorneys in the Charles Pugh alleged teen assault case have announced that a criminal complaint was filed Saturday by their client and his mother with the Madison Heights police department.
The attorney for a mother who claims embattled Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh had an inappropriate relationship with her teenage son says the case is strikingly similar to that of convicted pedophile Jerry Sandusky.
Detroit’s state-appointed emergency manager has issued an order stripping the pay and authority from AWOL City Council President Charles Pugh.
Kevyn Orr Order via detroitmi.gov The EM has determined that Council President Charles Pugh has failed to fulfill his obligations and duties as a member and President of City Council; and By their express ten11S, […]