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The layoffs might be needed to help close a deficit of about $170 million.
Multiple Detroit school buildings were plunged into darkness Tuesday — affected by a widespread power outage in downtown Detroit.
The Detroit Public Schools Foundation hosting its very first donor recognition program on Friday, Oct. 10.
Immediate changes aren’t expected after the board of the Detroit Public Schools voted to remove the district’s state-appointed emergency manager.
A Flood Advisory will remain in effect for all of Southeast Michigan until 8 p.m.
The district’s emergency manager also announced DPS would not be increasing class size.
“The more we give, the more they want. They more they want, the more they take. We simply are not going to let them take any more.”
DTE Energy has already begun to build redundancy into circuits servicing several schools including the circuits connecting Emerson and Ludington schools.
In an ongoing effort to raise money for Detroit Public Schools, the district continues to auction off items that have been sitting in storage.
A civil complaint says the former Detroit Public Schools administrator inputted false pre-test scores, created fake individualized learning plans and forged signatures from parents.