Detroit bankruptcy


Top Attorney Convicted In Federal Corruption Case Dies Weeks Before Sentencing

His attorney, Eric Ladasz is hoping the court will now dismiss the indictment.

CBS Detroit–07/08/2015


Bankruptcy Judge ‘Deeply Concerned’ About Unfunded Pensions

Retired Judge Steven Rhodes says it’s crucial that local governments make their pension plan contributions and not put it off.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2015

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DIA Considered Selling Van Gogh To Buy Other Art

Director Graham Beal said he considered selling the painting after Detroit’s December exit from bankruptcy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2015

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A Face-Lift For The Detroit Train Station As Part Of Land Transfer Deal

Michigan Central Depot is part of a larger deal which includes land trades and money between the city of Detroit and the owners of the Ambassador Bridge.

CBS Detroit–04/29/2015

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

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Ally Financial Lease Deal Keeps Headquarters In Detroit

Gilbert’s Bedrock Real Estate has purchased the landmark building One Detroit Center on Woodward Avenue in the city

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2015

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Detroit’s Anti-Blight Efforts Look To Business Properties

The survey found that more than 5,400 blighted properties were vacant commercial, civic and church properties.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2015

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Commission Approves 2.5 Percent Pay Hike For Detroit City Council Members

The Detroit Elected Officials Compensation Commission unanimously approved the increases at a meeting Monday evening.

CBS Detroit–03/30/2015

Detroit City Council in session (WWJ Photo/Marie Osborne, File)

Residents Have Negative Reaction To Question Of Pay Raises For City Council Members

Detroit’s regular council members earn just under $77,000 dollars per year.

CBS Detroit–03/30/2015

Downtown Detroit, looking south on Woodward Avenue. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Law Firm In Detroit’s Bankruptcy Will Open Office In City

The out-of-state law firm that guided Detroit through bankruptcy is opening an office in the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2015