James Tate

Marijuana dispensary (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images) FILE

180 Marijuana Dispensaries Pop Up In Detroit: ‘This Is The Next Big Thing In The City’

One of the fastest growing businesses in Detroit has many residents raising concerns: Medical marijuana dispensaries.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2015

Detroiters rally to keep Belle Isle on August 1, 2012. (WWJ Photo/Marie Osborne)

Detroit Councilman Threatened Over Belle Isle Proposal

Detroit City Councilman James Tate says some have threatened to run him out of office.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2013

Detroit City Council in session (WWJ Photo/Marie Osborne, File)

City Councilman Hopeful Belle Isle Lease Talks With The State Will Continue

Councilman Tate says he felt the lease option with the state was in the best interest of the citizens of the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2013

Majority Of Council Wants City To Maintain Control Of Belle Isle

A majority of Detroit City Council members have voted to send a resolution to the mayor strongly urging him to maintain the city’s control over Belle Isle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2012

Detroit downtown

Detroit City Council Members React To Bing’s Fiscal Plan

Mayor Bing’s plans to solve Detroit’s financial crisis are drawing a cautious reaction from several members of the city council.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2011


Will Detroit City Council Override Mayor’s Veto?

The council is expected to meet today to hold a vote to override Bing’s veto of the amended budget.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2011

Belle Isle (WWJ Photo, File)

Would You Pay To Get Onto Belle Isle?

City officials are looking into adding user fees and other revenue generators at the historic park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2011

Council Members Want To See Deficit Elimination Plan Sent To State

Detroit City Council members are accusing Mayor Dave Bing of not giving them the same deficit elimination plan he turned over to the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2011