Consultants Propose Raising Detroit Parking Fines, Pursuing Ticketed More AggressivelyExperts are looking at ways for the cash strapped city to raise money have suggested increasing fines, and going after parking deadbeats.
'No Sale' Say Protesters About DIA Art During Rally"Culture is a social right, we are opposed to the plans, the threats, of the emergency manager to sell off the art," he said.
Oakland County Could Pull Plug On DIA Millage FundingVoters 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.
The Tour Of Detroit Is Off Says EM Kevyn OrrDetroit'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 Files Report On Detroit FinancesEmergency manager Kevyn Orr has formally filed his first report on Detroit's finances with the state Treasurer's office.
Detroit EM Releases Financial Plan; City Exceeding Budget By $100M AnnuallyDetroit is broke.That's the gist of a new report from the city's emergency manager, Kevyn Orr.
Detroit Loses Bus Funding To The SuburbsDetroit Mayor Dave Bing lost his bid on Friday to keep more than $7 million in federal funds for the DDOT.
Newly Hired Detroit EFM Has Some Financial Issues Of His OwnRecords show that the new Detroit emergency financial manager, Kevyn Orr, has some unpaid taxes and two liens on his Maryland home.
Prosecutor's Office Hit With Major LayoffsThe prosecutor's office is losing 22 attorneys, 3 investigators and a weekend staff.
Multiple Legal Challenges Likely Vs. Detroit EFMThe Detroit City Council has dropped out of the fight, but others will challenge the state's appointment of an emergency financial manager.
Is The Appointment Of An Emergency Financial Manager In Detroit Illegal? 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.
Deadline Set For City To Appeal Governor's Declared Financial EmergencyThe city of Detroit has until March 11th to appeal Governor Snyder's declaration that the city is in a financial emergency.