Detroit Council Approves Union Worker Furlough Days In an effort to address the city's budget deficit, Detroit City Council has approved a resolution imposing mandatory furlough days for some union workers.
Detroit Board OKs Furlough Days To Cut CostsDetroit's Financial Advisory Board has voted for furlough days on about 600 unionized city employees as officials work to avert a possible state financial oversight.
Furlough Days Canceled For Michigan WorkersA projected budget surplus means an estimated 37,000 state of Michigan workers represented by unions won't have to take furlough days this fiscal year.
State Gov't Plans 4 Furlough Days, Lost PositionsGov. Rick Snyder's administration says it will require unionized state workers to take at least four unpaid furlough days and introduce legislation requiring them to contribute to their defined benefit retirement plans to save the state money.
IRS Agents Protest Possible CutsAbout 60 or so workers at the IRS Detroit Computing Center on Michigan Avenue protested outside the building over concerns that Congress is contemplating a variety of cuts.
Detroit Offices Closed For Veterans And Furlough Day
Delta Hiring, Recalling Flight Attendants