City Retirees

A view of Downtown Detroit looking south on Woodward Avenue is shown July 19, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit's emergency manager Kevin Orr filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy July 18, 2013 making Detroit the largest city to file for bankruptcy in U.S. history. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Detroit Taxpayers Could Be Given Option To Support City Retirees

Jones is asking the city’s pension board to explore putting a check-off box on tax forms to help retirees who took a hit during the Detroit bankruptcy proceedings.

CBS Detroit–04/13/2015

Spirit of Detroit. (Stelickphotos)

Advisory Committee Formed To Represent Interests Of City Retirees And Their Pensions

There are more than 20,000 Detroit city retirees whose pensions hang in the balance as the city moves through bankruptcy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2013