“Culture is a social right, we are opposed to the plans, the threats, of the emergency manager to sell off the art,” he said.
Voters in Oakland, Macomb and Wayne approved the millage provided that the funds go to the operation of the museum and not the city of Detroit.
Detroit’s Emergency Manager has called off a controversial tour of Detroit that was aimed at drawing sympathy from the city’s biggest creditors.
Emergency manager Kevyn Orr has formally filed his first report on Detroit’s finances with the state Treasurer’s office.
Detroit is broke.That’s the gist of a new report from the city’s emergency manager, Kevyn Orr.
Detroit Mayor Dave Bing lost his bid on Friday to keep more than $7 million in federal funds for the DDOT.
Records show that the new Detroit emergency financial manager, Kevyn Orr, has some unpaid taxes and two liens on his Maryland home.
The prosecutor’s office is losing 22 attorneys, 3 investigators and a weekend staff.
The Detroit City Council has dropped out of the fight, but others will challenge the state’s appointment of an emergency financial manager.
Community activist Robert Davis believes the appointment of an emergency financial manager for Detroit would be illegal and Monday he plans on asking the Detroit City Council to review his finding and examine the possibility of a lawsuit.