Immediate changes aren’t expected after the board of the Detroit Public Schools voted to remove the district’s state-appointed emergency manager.
The Detroit City Council on Thursday unanimously approved a plan to transfer daily operations to elected officials while retaining the state-appointed emergency manager to oversee bankruptcy matters until they are resolved.
Will Kevyn Orr Stay Or Go? Detroit City Council Debates Emergency Manager’s Future Behind Closed Doors
Detroit City Council entered a third day of discussions about the future of Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr.
Removal of Orr as the city’s emergency manager and restoring power back to Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan and the nine-member city council could come as soon as Sept. 29.
“All the revenue sources creditors can reach and are permitted to reach are exhausted,” Bennett told Judge Steven Rhodes.
With another school year upon us, Detroit Public Schools Emergency Manager Jack Martin Wednesday was among those talking student safety in the year ahead.
Michigan has officially named an emergency manager to help balance the budget in Lincoln Park after city leaders rejected a consent agreement.
The missed application deadline for the funding of the Head Start program for Detroiters has parents speaking out.
Mayor Tom Karnes said the vote by City Council “takes the voice of the people out of everything to do with running the city.”
Gov. Rick Snyder has confirmed that a financial emergency exists in Oakland County’s Royal Oak Township.