Detroit EM Releases Financial Plan; City Exceeding Budget By $100M AnnuallyDetroit is broke.That's the gist of a new report from the city's emergency manager, Kevyn Orr.
"Movement" Electronic Music Fest Takes Center Stage In DetroitOne of the big events in Detroit this holiday weekend is the "Movement" electronic music festival on Hart Plaza.
Mary Waters: D-Dot Merger Will Save Detroit $55M A YearWaters says that a merger will not only save the city millions of dollars and increase ridership but will also insure that there will not be a need for an emergency financial manager.
Bid To End Emergency Manager Law ContinuesA coalition seeking to overturn Michigan's law granting expanded powers to emergency managers appointed to run financially struggling cities and schools is continuing its petition drive.
Petition Drive About Emergency Manager Law Moves AheadA petition drive aimed at giving Michigan voters a chance to decide whether the state's tough emergency manager law should be repealed is moving ahead.
Highland Park City Council Meeting ... Business As UsualTough economic times are forcing many communities across the state to stretch every dollar.
Crews Working Around The Clock To Be Ready For Electronic Music FestOrganizers say the downpour of rain put them behind, and they have been working around the clock to have everything ready when the gates open up Saturday at noon.
Former Councilwoman: Don't Fear The EFM LawA former Detroit city official says those up in arms over the new Emergency Financial Manager law need to take another look.
Mayor Bing "Concerned" About Agreement To Avoid State Financial TakeoverBing says it could be opening up a can of worms.
Court Rules: EFM Has Control Over DistrictDetroit Public Schools Emergency Financial Manager, Robert Bobb now has total control over district operations.