Detroit retirees

Residents Express Concern, Need For Affordable Water Rates During Public MeetingDetroit Water Board members got an earful from the public over proposed rate increases.
Bond Insurers Vow To Fight Detroit Financial PlanCompanies that insure Detroit bonds and stand to lose millions repeated a pledge to aggressively challenge the city's bankruptcy plan, a day after retirees endorsed pension cuts and qualified for a bailout led by the state.
Detroit Pension Fund Supports 4.5 Percent Cut For Non-Uniformed RetireesTrustees meeting Wednesday supported a deal reached Tuesday between negotiators and the city of Detroit.
No Pension Cuts For Retired Detroit Police, Firefighters In Bankruptcy AgreementUniformed retirees would see no cuts to their pension benefits under an agreement between the city of Detroit and police and fire unions.
Unions: Detroit Firefighters, Police Officers 'Will Be Destitute' Under Emergency Manager's Plan"How are we going to be able to recruit firefighters and police officers. How are we going to be able to retain firefighters and police officers?"
Detroit Retirees See Pension Cut Plan As DivisiveCreditors have until June 30 to vote on the plan, which -- according to some -- pits retirees against each other.
Union: Detroit Restructuring Plan 'A Gut Punch To City Workers And Retirees'AFSCME Council 25 is reacting to the release of Kevyn Orr's plan to dig Detroit out of debt.
Health Insurance Deadline Looms For Detroit RetireesThe city will stop providing health insurance to retirees beginning March 1.
Former Michigan U.S. Congressman Says State Must Help Detroit PensionersLikely Democratic gubernatorial nominee Mark Schauer says the state must help the Detroit pension fund -- because it's required by the Constitution.