Janice Winfrey

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Just Months Out Of Bankruptcy, Detroit Elected Officials Want A Raise

Some officials say they’re overworked and underpaid — and have been for quite some time.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2015

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Smart Phone App Will Provide Detroit Voters With Access To Absentee Ballot

It’s a new way to get an absentee ballot for the August primary in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/16/2014

Michigan State Police visit the Detroit City Council to talk about efforts on Belle Isle. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Belle Isle Arrest Update: Woman Busted With Half-Pound Of Pot Meant To Be Baby Shower Gift

“If you have warrants, you’re probably gonna get arrested,” on Belle Isle, state police say.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2014

Janice Winfrey (Credit: detroitmi.gov)

Detroit City Clerk Puts Daughter On Payroll

Detroit City Clerk Janice Winfrey said it’s not a position her daughter went to school to do — “she’s doing her mother a favor.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2013

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City Clerk: Proposed Cuts Too Deep For Department

Detroit’s City Clerk says a proposed 25 percent cut to the department would prevent her from running the November general election.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2012

Local Officials Plead For Help At Cities Conference

Save our cities. That’s the message officials from Detroit are sending this week at the National League of Cities Conference.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2011