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Detroit City Council (File Photo)

City Council Frustrated By Mayor’s Pace Dealing With Financial Problems

City Council members say they’re frustrated with the slow pace of Mayor Dave Bing’s plan to stave off an Emergency Manager.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2012

Detroit Council’s Budget Plan Headed To Mayor’s Office

Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh says they’ve prepared short term and long term recommendations in the face of financial crisis.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2011

Time Ticking Away For Detroit In Budget Crisis

Detroit leaders may be running out of time if they want to avoid a State preliminary review of the city’s finances.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/22/2011

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Detroit Council Formulates Plan To Stave Off EFM

The Detroit City Council met Monday to discuss ways to avoid an emergency financial manager. That’s in the wake of Mayor Dave Bing’s plan to lay off 1,000 employees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2011


Gov. Snyder Expects Detroit Request For Financial Review

Avoiding an Emergency Manager is high on Detroit Mayor Dave Bing’s list of priorities. But what is Governor Rick Snyder saying about that?

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2011

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Patterson: Detroit Needs Emergency Financial Manager

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson says he thinks Bing is doing a credible job, but Patterson says he still thinks the city needs an emergency financial manager, saying the mayor can’t solve this crisis alone.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2011

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing. (File photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Just How Bad Is Detroit’s Financial Condition?

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing is expected to spell out just how bad the city’s financial condition really is as part of a speech Wednesday night that you’ll hear on WWJ Newsradio 950.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2011

Pontiac’s Election Workers Protest City Clerk’s Firing

The city of Pontiac bringing in extra help from Oakland County and the Secretary of State’s office on this Election Day — over staffing concerns.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/08/2011

City Council: Mayor Should Have Listened On Budget Cuts

As Detroit’s mayor warns an emergency manager may be needed, council members say Bing should have accepted the deeper cuts to the budget that they proposed last spring.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2011

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Detroit Council President: City Doesn’t Need EFM

Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh says the city doesn’t need a financial manager from Lansing – it needs someone at City Hall to take charge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2011