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More problems with the city of Detroit’s public lighting system have forced more school closures.
Detroit’s lighting department says it’s finished restoring power to all of the 21 public schools that lost service in a storm, keeping 10 of them closed for two days.
DTE spokesman said they’re expecting more outages as severe weather rolls in.
Some Detroit Public School students are getting the chance to show off their creativity in the form of wearable works of art.
The district announce $5 million in financing for developers who want to buy dozens of shuttered schools.
A nearly 27-acre urban farm that will provide produce for Detroit public school students’ meals is planned at a former high school.
A state loan board has given the Detroit Public Schools permission to sell vacant Southwestern High for $1 million.
Wednesday is a Count Day — which is directly tied to a school’s per-pupil funding from the state.
It’s a welcome change of pace for the Detroit Public Schools. Instead of sending out layoff notices, as the district is actually looking to hire almost 100 new teachers to fill new postions and fill vacancies caused by retirements and resignations.
A jury found Sandra Campbell guilty of conspiracy, money laundering conspiracy and tax charges.