Orr has ordered the City Council not to name replacements for two colleagues that resigned.
After being one of the most outspoken Detroit City Council members for nearly eight years, Kwame Kenyatta is throwing in the towel.
Kwame Kenyatta has been on a medical leave for about two months, and he tells WWJ’s City Beat Reporter Vickie Thomas he’s not sure if he’ll be returning to the council table to finish out his term.
One resident called the council members “Judas,” for considering the lease, adding, “It has one jewel in it and you’re going to take it. Are we ignorant?”
A longtime Detroit City Councilman wants Mayor Dave Bing removed from office.
Nearly 200 Detroiters gathered on Belle Isle to protest a state proposal to take control of the island under.
Warriors on Wheels President Lisa Franklin offered the challenge to help make lawmakers aware of the difficulties people with disabilities have while trying get around in the city.
The lawsuit challenging the city of Detroit’s consent agreement was dismissed but Detroit City Councilman Kwame Kenyatta says it should be appealed.
It’s an annual tradition that costs a lot of money — money that one Detroit official says could be better spent.
A Detroit City Council member is calling it quits, saying the consent agreement with the state was the last straw.