Financial Review Team

Judge: Review Team Actions Void Under Open Meetings Act

An Ingham County judge has ruled that the actions of the Highland Park Schools review team are void and the Detroit review team will have to begin meeting in public.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2012

Highland Park Mayor DeAndre Windom (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Highland Park Mayor Focused On Deficit Elimination Plan

The mayor of Highland Park is putting together a financial team as he works to stave off the threat of an emergency manager stepping into his city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2012

Hearing Today To Examine Review Team Meetings

A hearing on whether a temporary restraining order should be issued regarding the Highland Park and City of Detroit Review Teams has been set for 1:30 p.m. Monday in the Ingham County Circuit Court

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2012

Should Review Team Meetings Be Public?

An Ingham County judge has ordered a hearing next week into whether the state’s financial review team is violating the Open Meetings Act.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2012


Suit Seeks To Stop Team Reviewing Detroit Finances

A judge is expected to decide Thursday on a request to stop the meetings of the state-appointed team reviewing Detroit’s finances.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2012

Detroit City Council (File Photo)

Detroit City Council To Discuss Host Of Budget Cuts

Detroit City Council is expected to debate more budget cuts Tuesday, as the city tries to avoid what some say is inevitable: a state-appointed emergency financial manager.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2012

Detroit Council Members Skip Meeting With State Financial Review Team

“… I think he should have done a ‘George Wallace’… He should have stood in the doorway, he should have forced them to go to court to get an injunction and we should have presented our case in court,” said Kwame Kenyatta.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2012

Detroit Council Invited To ‘Voluntary’ Review Team Meetings

A state financial review team is scheduled to meet with Detroit City Council members in groups of two or three to avoid violating the open meetings act.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/20/2012