Detroit Reverend Targets Highland Park Mayor Over Water Issue, Court JudgementThe Detroit reverend called to task the Highland Park mayor over a $20 million court judgment against the city.
Reporting Issues In The City Can Now Be Done With 'Improve Detroit' App"Improve Detroit" is a new cell phone app that allows anyone to notify the city of a problem.
Council Approves Privatization Of Trash Pickup In Detroit; Service Split Between Two ContractorsDetroit City Council has approved the privatization of garbage pickup, a $122 million move officials say won't save money but will improve and expand service.
Duggan Takes On Detroit Property Taxes: "Assessments ... Have Been A Source Of Great Anger" Duggan says high, unrealistic property assessments have been a "source of great anger" for Detroiters and forced many out of their homes.
Officials Need Funds To Monitor Drinking WaterOfficials are looking for ways to fund a drinking water monitoring system that serves millions of people in a number of southeastern Michigan counties, and a lack of money could shut it down by year's end.
Troy Voters Say Pollster Using Scare TacticsVoters in Troy are accusing a pollster of using scare tactics to win support of a tax increase.