Financial Emergency

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State Begins Preliminary Review Of Wayne County Finances

By law, the review will have to be completed within 30 days.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2015

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Consent Agreement Looming? Wayne County Seeks Financial Emergency Declaration

Mired under a $52 million structural deficit, officials have asked the state to declare a financial emergency in Wayne County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2015

Emergency Manager Could Be Coming To Royal Oak Township

Gov. Rick Snyder has confirmed that a financial emergency exists in Oakland County’s Royal Oak Township.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/22/2014

Gov. Snyder Declares Financial Emergency In Royal Oak Township, Highland Park

Gov. Rick Snyder has determined that financial emergencies exist in Oakland County’s Royal Oak Township and the Detroit enclave of Highland Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2014

Governor: Pontiac Schools In Financial Emergency

The district’s general fund deficit for the 2012 fiscal year was $37.7 million, having quadrupled since 2009.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2013

Gov. Rick Snyder (left) and Detroit EFM Kevyn Orr talk to Vickie Thomas (credit: WWJ)

Lawsuit: Emails Show Detroit EM Recruited Before Financial Emergency Declared

One of the emails specifically states its being sent from a private account “to stay below the radar for a few weeks on Detroit planning.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2013

Detroit's Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr. (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Detroit EM Releases Financial Plan; City Exceeding Budget By $100M Annually

Detroit is broke.That’s the gist of a new report from the city’s emergency manager, Kevyn Orr.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2013

Deadline Set For City To Appeal Governor’s Declared Financial Emergency

The city of Detroit has until March 11th to appeal Governor Snyder’s declaration that the city is in a financial emergency.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/03/2013