WWJ’s Charlie Langton and co-host Mark Lee spoke about the future of Detroit with Former Detroit City Council Member Ken Cockrel, Karen Dumas and Sandy Baruah, President of the Detroit Regional Chamber.
Detroit’s state-appointed emergency manager has issued an order stripping the pay and authority from AWOL City Council President Charles Pugh.
Ken Cockrel said his heart remains with Detroit but he thinks he can help in other ways
Bing presented the city’s 2013-14 budget to the City Council, a plan that includes a $4 million reduction for that nine-member body.
Councilman Ken Cockrel is concerned about the money being spent on this by the city.
“I am pleased that this long trial has ended and we can finally put this negative chapter in Detroit’s history behind us,” said Dave Bing.
Detroit City Council has indefinitely postponed a public hearing on a proposal for the state to lease Belle Isle and run it as a state park.
Kierra Bell was an 8th grader back then. Fast-forward four years and we find her graduating from Cass Tech High School — at the top of her class.
A grand opening for a local bank’s headquarters in downtown Detroit.
Financially strapped, and under a state audit, there is word that the City of Detroit could soon be closing a number of area parks, making popular music and ethnic festivals a thing of the past.