Financial woes in the Detroit Public School District are expected to continue for the next three years and that will mean more school closings.
An audit says Detroit’s accumulated general-fund deficit is nearly $327 million.
After months of failing to find a way to gain ground in the presidential campaign, Mitt Romney has hit the reset button by picking Paul Ryan as his running mate, but once the dust has settled and the Conventions are over, it is hard to see how Romney will have changed the direction of the 2012 presidential campaign.
Detroit Mayor Dave Bing says the city’s financial picture is bleaker than he expected, and there are whispers of whether the city will need an emergency financial manager.
Two members of Michigan’s congressional delegation are about to become two of the most powerful lawmakers in Washington.
Pontiac’s Emergency Manager has written a letter to Executive Brooks Patterson asking for a meeting to discuss the possibilities of merging the city with the county.
Mayor Dave Bing is expected to present another lean budget to Detroit City Council Tuesday, while also unveiling a five-year plan to wipe out a deficit that now stands at about $150-million.
The West Bloomfield School Board is looking to end a months-long dispute by imposing a contract on their teachers with paycuts.
If Gov. Snyder’s budget passes, Michigan will lose its coveted role as backdrop to the film industry.
With the city of Detroit facing financial troubles, would the DPS’ Robert Bobb take the task of the city’s financial manager?