A vote to keep funding for police and fire in the city at its current level passes by a 40-point margin.
Bill Schuette has officially joined Detroit’s federal bankruptcy case on behalf of pensioners.
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.
The most recent end-of-the-year bonus checks issued by cash-strapped Detroit to nonunion city employees may be the last.
Months after Mayor Dave Bing said he wanted to eliminate so-called longevity pay, the cash-strapped City of Detroit has issued bonus checks to nonunion city employees.
Detroit is making plans to lay-off 400 to 500 city employees in the new year.
Detroit Mayor Dave Bing issued an executive order on personal relationships between employees.
A 10 percent employee wage cut and work rule changes are being imposed by Detroit Mayor Dave Bing under a plan to get the city’s finances under control.
City of Detroit retirees will no longer receive an end of the year bonus check to account for the rising cost of living.
Following up on his promise to take quick fiscal action, Detroit Mayor Dave Bing has announced layoffs in the city.