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State Warns Lawsuit Could Cost Detroit $80M In Revenue Sharing

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing plans to meet with City Council one day after the state Treasurer’s office told the city it is in jeopardy of losing $80 million in revenue sharing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2012

Snyder Makes Appointment To Detroit Advisory Board

A member of the team that declared a financial emergency in Detroit has been named to a panel tasked with helping the city pull through its fiscal crisis.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/17/2012

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Jack Martin Named Detroit’s New CFO

The city of Detroit has a new Chief Financial Officer under the financial stability agreement with the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/10/2012

Illegal Strike Possible As Detroit Layoffs Loom

An illegal strike is one of several options by unions upset that Detroit is trying to balance its books by laying off hundreds of workers and imposing steep concessions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2012

Detroit City Councilman Kwame Kenyatta

Detroit City Council Member Calls It Quits

A Detroit City Council member is calling it quits, saying the consent agreement with the state was the last straw.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2012


2 More Named To Detroit Financial Advisory Board

A certified public accountant and bank executive have been named to Detroit’s financial advisory board as part of a consent agreement between the city and Gov. Rick Snyder.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2012

Saunteel Jenkins (credit: City of Detroit)

Detroit City Council Member: I’ve Received Death Threats

A Detroit City Council member says she is the target of death threats, following the approval of a consent agreement that’s now in place with the state — and she says she’s not alone.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2012

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Detroit’s Financial Advisory Board Taking Shape

Council President Pro Tem Gary Brown is encouraging his colleagues to pick former Ford Motor Company Vice President Ronald Goldsberry as one of the two council appointments to the nine member board.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2012

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing (Bill Pugliano/Getty Images-File)

Detroit Mayor Eager To Return To Office

Detroit’s mayor says he’s anxious to get back to work, as city and state leaders begin to put together that special financial advisory board for the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/20/2012

Snyder, Bing Name 3 Detroit Financial Advisory Board Members

Gov. Rick Snyder, Treasurer Andy Dillon and Detroit Mayor Dave Bing on Wednesday named the first three appointees to Detroit’s Financial Advisory Board.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/19/2012