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Detroit Mayor Meets With Union Leaders To Address Cuts

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing’s appeal for permission to continue the City’s Income and Utility taxes has been met with mixed reviews among Republican lawmakers in Lansing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2011

Mayor Dave Bing will meet with unions to address concessions. (Credit: WWJ Photo)

Mayor Bing Will Meet With Unions To Address Concessions

The budget for the city of Detroit takes center stage this week as Mayor Dave Bing will be meeting with the city’s 48 unions to attempt to get concessions out of them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2011

Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh speaking to WWJ. (File Photo/WWJ)

City Budget Expected To Seek More City Worker Concessions

City Council President Charles Pugh says the city can’t afford revenue projections that don’t materialize.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2011

Detroit Police and Police Dogs listen during the Law Enforcement Appreciation day. (Credit: WWJ's Beth Fisher)

Police Recognized As Daily Heroes

Members of law enforcement were recognized Sunday at Greater Grace Temple’s annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Day in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2011


“Project 14” Details Still Being Worked Out

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing’s staff is still working out the details of “Project 14” which will offer incentives to entice police officers to move back into the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/22/2011

Ceremonial Slap Shot” featuring Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano, Olympia Entertainment President Tom Wilson. (Credit: WWJ Marie Osborne)

Collegiate Hockey In Detroit

The Central Collegiate Hockey Association officially opening playoff action Friday with a ceremonial slap shot by Detroit Mayor Dave Bing and other dignitaries.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2011

WWJ Photo

Mayor Bing Will Meet With Governor To Address Budget

Mayor Bing says he and his staff continue to work on the city’s new budget and he says he definitely plans a visit with the governor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2011


City And Suburbs Reach Detroit Water Management Deal

The city and suburbs have reached a deal on how Detroit’s Water and Sewerage Department will be managed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2011

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Mayor Bing Takes Aim At Blighted Detroit Property

A big crackdown is coming on landowners with blighted property in the city. It’s all a part of Mayor Dave Bings plan to reshape Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2011

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Financing Plan For New Police/Fire Headquarters Rejected

Detroit City Council votes 6-3 to reject Mayor Dave Bing plans to finance renovation of the new police and fire headquarters at the old MGM Grand Casino.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2011