Detroit City Council
Detroit City Council schedules a special session for Friday morning to discuss plans for a potential new hockey arena for the Red Wings.
City Council has called a special session Friday to discuss a management agreement for a Detroit Red Wings sports arena and entertainment complex just outside downtown.
The state’s proposal is to lease the island for 30 years, while the Detroit City Council is proposing a 10 year lease.
Detroit City Council has rejected plans for a $350 million loan to help the cash-strapped city pay off some of its massive pension debt.
Detroit City Council members have voted to reject the state’s agreement to lease Belle Isle and proposed an alternative plan.
Will Belle Isle become another state park? The Detroit City Council will decide on Monday if a proposed lease agreement with the state will be approved.
For the first time in about 100 years, Detroiters will be electing city council members by district when they head to the polls next month.
“I’ve found the strength to move on with my life despite a deliberate effort to destroy me,” says ex-Detroit City Councilman Charles Pugh.
The appellate opinion says the law “would chill a substantial amount of First Amendment-protected activity.”
With Detroit filing for bankruptcy, what affect will it have on the ability to attract business… and keep council staffers?