Detroit bankruptcy

A packed room for the first of three hearing on proposed water rate hike. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

Residents Express Concern, Need For Affordable Water Rates During Public Meeting

Detroit Water Board members got an earful from the public over proposed rate increases.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2015

Detroit Emergency Manager Kevin Orr (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Ex-Detroit Emergency Manager: Bankruptcy Only Start Of City’s Recovery

The city’s successful exit from the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history doesn’t mean Detroit’s troubles are over, Kevyn Orr says.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2015

Inside the Detroit Institute of Arts (credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Detroit Institute Of Arts Reaches $100M Grand Bargain Goal

The Detroit Institute of Art has reached its goal of raising $100 million over 20 years to help fund the city’s bankruptcy restructuring plan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2015

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Detroit Tab For Bankruptcy Professionals: $170M

The bill for lawyers, consultants and other professionals in Detroit’s historic bankruptcy is $170 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2014

DETROIT, MI - JULY 18 : Demonstrators protest against the Detroit Water and Sewer Department July 18, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Detroit Water and Sewer Department have disconnected water to thousands of Detroit residents who are delinquent with their bills.  (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Metro Detroit’s Top News Stories Of 2014; Pregnant Woman Killed On Lodge, Mob Beating, Mummified Body, And More

Say what you will about Detroit, it’s never boring.

CBS Detroit–12/26/2014

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Financial Help Available For Detroit Retirees Hit With Pension Cuts

Gov. Rick Snyder reminds low-income Detroit pensioners that they have until the end of the year to apply for special assistance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2014

Gov. Rick Snyder at the podium with Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, left, and Kevyn Orr, right. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Gov. Snyder: Detroit Bankruptcy Officially Over

The paperwork is in process and the nation’s largest municipal bankruptcy will end at midnight, the governor said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/10/2014

Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Kevyn Orr: Detroit’s Financial Emergency Over

Detroit’s emergency manager says the city no longer will be in a financial emergency when it officially exits bankruptcy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2014

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Detroit Board Of Police Commissioners Want Their Power Restored

The commission chair says their power should be restored – noting the alleged police brutality in places like Ferguson, Missouri.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2014

Detroit Emergency Manager Kevin Orr (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Emergency Manager Hopes To See Detroit Emerge From Bankruptcy By Christmas

Kevyn Orr says he hopes to resign from his post as Detroit EM within the next week or two.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/02/2014

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