Kevyn Orr

The Ambassador Bridge in January 2015. (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

US Finalizing Deal With Canada To Build Detroit Bridge Plaza

According to a report, a tentative deal between Canada and the state of Michigan calls for vehicle tolls to fund the plaza.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2015

Detroit Emergency Manager Kevin Orr (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Ex-Detroit Emergency Manager: Bankruptcy Only Start Of City’s Recovery

The city’s successful exit from the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history doesn’t mean Detroit’s troubles are over, Kevyn Orr says.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2015

Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Kevyn Orr: Detroit’s Financial Emergency Over

Detroit’s emergency manager says the city no longer will be in a financial emergency when it officially exits bankruptcy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2014

Detroit Emergency Manager Kevin Orr (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Emergency Manager Hopes To See Detroit Emerge From Bankruptcy By Christmas

Kevyn Orr says he hopes to resign from his post as Detroit EM within the next week or two.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/02/2014

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Timeline Of Detroit’s Financial Crisis

Judge Steven Rhodes approved Detroit’s plan to get out of bankruptcy, ending the largest public filing in U.S. history on Friday. Here’s a look at the events leading up to that decision.

CBS Detroit–11/07/2014

Downtown Detroit, looking south on Woodward Avenue. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Detroit Ready For Judge’s Decision On Bankruptcy

The judge overseeing Detroit’s bankruptcy is ready to decide whether the city’s plan to regain solvency is a good one.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2014

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Detroit Emergency Manager: Art Sale Would Have Been Harmful

“A one-time sale is detrimental to the long-term benefit of the city,” Kevyn Orr said. “Selling any art would cause a maelstrom.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2014

Detroit's former Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Detroit Emergency Manager: Bankruptcy Challenges Costly

Orr also was questioned on various topics associated with the bankruptcy, including the city’s poor track record of collecting taxes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2014

Detroit's former Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Manager Orr Takes The Stand In Detroit Bankruptcy Trial

Orr’s debt restructuring plan, in which deals have already been reached with most creditors, sets aside $1.7 billion for improving city services.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2014

Detroit City Council votes to remove Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr during council session Thursday. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

Detroit Officials Regaining Most City Control As Orr Removed From Role As Emergency Manager

The Detroit City Council on Thursday unanimously approved a plan to transfer daily operations to elected officials while retaining the state-appointed emergency manager to oversee bankruptcy matters until they are resolved.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2014

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