Detroit City Council
Detroit City Council has voted against a water and sewer rate hike that was proposed by the Water and Sewerage Department.
This means construction on the site can begin at anytime.
“Detroit has one of the highest unemployment rates, and I need to make sure that Detroit residents are hired…”
Some officials say they’re overworked and underpaid — and have been for quite some time.
According to a report, a tentative deal between Canada and the state of Michigan calls for vehicle tolls to fund the plaza.
Second-term Detroit Councilwoman Saunteel Jenkins has taken a job leading a nonprofit that helps people pay their heating bills.
Audit Reveals Questionable Expenses, Shoddy Record Keeping At Detroit Parking Department; Park-Rite Jobs On Chopping Block
“One issue is that they paid one employee making $12.50 an hour for 6,400-some hours with no time cards,” while most fulltime workers log just over 2,000 hours a year.
Will Kevyn Orr Stay Or Go? Detroit City Council Debates Emergency Manager’s Future Behind Closed Doors
Detroit City Council entered a third day of discussions about the future of Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr.
Council members voted 7-2 in support of a plan to create the Great Lakes Water Authority.
Under Michigan state law, Kevyn Orr has the power to veto Detroit City Council’s vote and go ahead with the $1.4 million sale.