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An aerial view of downtown is seen on January 25, 2006 in downtown Detroit, Michigan. Detroit will host Super Bowl 40 (XL) on February 5. (Photo by Fabrizio Costantini/Getty Images)

Detroit City Council Looks To Appeal EFM Decision; Mayor Bing Says It’s Too Late

The Detroit City Council has voted to appeal Governor Snyder’s determination that the city does not have a viable plan to fix its finances, while Mayor Dave Bing says he doesn’t want to be party to any delay in the governor’s decision.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2013

(WWJ Photo/Kasey Stoddart)

Attention App Developers: Help Detroit!

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing is joining the call with Code for America’s Detroit Fellows to invite designers, developers, civic coders and Web professionals to compete in Apps for Detroit to produce apps that will have a real civic impact in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2012

Mayor Dave Bing. (credit:

Mayor Bing Wraps Up Final Counter Proposal

Mayor Dave Bing plans to have a final draft of his counter proposal done by the end of the week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2012

Detroit City Councilman Kwame Kenyatta

Charlie Langton: Kenyatta Says Bing Has No Explanation For Finances

Discussing Detroit’s fiscal situation, the city is still in major trouble and according to reports, in danger of running out of cash in April.

CBS Sports Radio 1270–03/08/2012


Mayor Bing’s State Of The City Address: How Did He Do?

Several city leaders and community members are reacting to what Detroit Mayor Dave Bing said during his third State of the City address Wednesday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2012

Mayor Dave Bing. (credit:

Mayor Bing Promises ‘Real Action’ In State Of The City Address

“I’m a believer and I know we deserve nothing but the best,” said Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, delivering his 3rd State of the City address Wednesday evening.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2012

(WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas, File)

Detroit Mayor Expects Deal With Unions By Year’s End

Mayor Dave Bing is reporting more progress at the table as he tries to work with the city’s big labor unions on possible concessions to save money

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2011

WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas

Detroit Mayor Honors D-DOT Drivers Who Saved Buses From Fire

Mayor Dave Bing honored a group of bus drivers Wednesday morning for their help in reducing damage during a fire at a DDOT terminal last week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2011

Senator: Emergency Manager Would Not Work For Detroit

One state lawmaker says an emergency manager would not work for the City of Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2011

Detroit downtown

Bing Confidant: Emergency Financial Manager ‘Inevitable’

As a review of Detroit’s finances approaches, Mayor Dave Bing’s former campaign manager and chief administrative officer says an emergency manager is the city’s only way out of its current financial problems.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2011