Police say Timothy Shannon admitted to holding his wife of six years under the water until he realized she was dead.
Three members of the Ypsilanti City Council have abstained from voting on a measure that would have prevented them from abstaining on future votes.
Bing presented the city’s 2013-14 budget to the City Council, a plan that includes a $4 million reduction for that nine-member body.
She went from Detroit City Council, to prison, to an auto repair shop on Michigan Avenue.
Council decided Monday night to offer free parking in the city until March 11, when Council will reconvene to address the issue again.
It could get loud at the Ferndale City Council Monday night as frustrated residents and business owners sound off over the new parking system.
The state-appointed emergency financial manager for Allen Park plans to cut pay for employees, including a 50 percent pay cut for the mayor and members of City Council.
Detroit City Councilman Gary Brown said Saturday morning on Twitter that he’s still hopeful that conversations with the state can be revived.
A city council member in a small Michigan community will stand trial in the bathtub drowning of his wife that was initially reported to authorities as an accident.
City and State officials say they are close to an agreement to have Belle Isle operated as a Michigan state park.