Detroit has gotten the green light to use federal grant money earmarked to purchase police equipment to pay for police officers to work next week’s fireworks show.
Detroit City Council voted 8-1 to increase corporate income tax from 1 percent to 2 percent.
Council President Pro Tem Gary Brown and others are charged with hearing appeals from property owners and determining which houses should be torn down.
Detroit City Councilmen Gary Brown is suggesting that everyone living in the region do their part to help save one of Detroit’s most historic landmarks.
The new designation will be costly for homeowners as well as any new construction within that area.
The Detroit City Council met Monday to discuss ways to avoid an emergency financial manager. That’s in the wake of Mayor Dave Bing’s plan to lay off 1,000 employees.
As the mayor prepares to deliver a sobering message on the Detroit financial crisis, a councilman says 2,300 city employees could get pink slipped as we enter the holiday season.
Detroit City Council President Pro Tem Gary Brown says many local veterans are not taking advantage of the benefits and programs available to them.
Legislative leaders from across southeast Michigan will meet on Friday in Macomb County to talk about regional transportation.
Detroit City Council President Pro Tem Gary Brown has given up on the City’s Public Lighting Department ever being able to keep the lights on across the city.