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Councilman Brown Tweets Lease Deal Can Still Get Done

Detroit City Councilman Gary Brown said Saturday morning on Twitter that he’s still hopeful that conversations with the state can be revived.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2013

Timothy Shannon (Booking Photo)

City Council Member Faces Trial In Wife’s Drowning

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2013

Agreement To Operate Belle Isle As State Park Near

City and State officials say they are close to an agreement to have Belle Isle operated as a Michigan state park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/20/2013

Detroit City Council President  Charles Pugh.

City Council Approves Hike In Health Care Rates For Non-Union City Workers

Detroit City Council has voted to approve a change in how much non-union city employees pay for health care.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2013

Timothy Shannon (Booking Photo)

City Council Member Charged In Wife’s Drowning

A city council member in a small Michigan community has been charged with open murder in the bathtub drowning of his wife that was initially reported to authorities as an accident.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2013

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Mixed Reviews On Water Department Implementing Proposed Changes

The Director of Detroit’s Water and Sewerage Department wants to begin implementing some of the controversial changes proposed following a 90 day review of the system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/15/2012

Continental's automated driving system. Photo: Continental.

Auburn Hills OK’s New Offices, Labs At Continental Automotive; 300 New Jobs

Auburn Hills city officials Monday announced that City Council had approved the expansion of Continental Automotive Systems Inc. at its Auburn Hills sites.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2012

Ex-Pontiac Councilman Charged With Corruption

An FBI sting operation has led to bribery and drug charges against a former Pontiac City Council member.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2012

Barack Obama (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Councilman Under Fire For ’09 Anti-Obama Rally

An elected official in suburban Detroit says he was visited by the U.S. Secret Service after his colleagues asked him to resign over his critical comments about President Barack Obama and others in 2009.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/10/2012

Kenyatta  Kwame (R).  (WWJ/Florence Walton)

Living The Life Of Wheelchair Bound: Council Members Spend Time Making Way In City

Warriors on Wheels President Lisa Franklin offered the challenge to help make lawmakers aware of the difficulties people with disabilities have while trying get around in the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2012

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