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Detroit Mayor Dave Bing with Officer William Booker-Riggs, one of the first officers to move into the city under Bing's "Project 14." (WWJ Photo / Vickie Thomas)

Interest Growing In Detroit’s “Project 14”

Project 14, designed to entice more Detroit Police officers to live in the city, celebrated its first success story on Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2011

WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas

First Officer To Take Advantage Of Detroit’s ‘Project 14’

The City of Detroit getting the first takers of an incentive plan to encourage its police officers to move from the suburbs back into the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2011

Local Activists Voice Concern Over Detroit Crime

The violent weekend in the Detroit that saw six people shot and killed has community leaders and activists ready to fight back.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2011

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Will Bringing Back Casino Tax Help Save Detroit’s Economy?

Talk is starting at the state capital about reintroducing the casino tax to raise more money for the City of Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2011

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‘Operation Inside Out’ Puts More Police On Detroit Streets

The program takes administrative personnel out of the office and puts them on patrol for eight hours a week, with special attention on businesses and gas stations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2011

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Kwame Kilpatrick To Be Released Tomorrow

In less than 24 hours, former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick will be released from prison in Jackson.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2011

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Demolition Begins On Historic Ford Auditorium

It was once the home of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra and countless historic events in Detroit. Now, the building is coming down.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2011

(WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Children Stuck In Middle Of Budget Crunch

A popular summer camp for children falls prey to Detroit budget woes, leaving the playground full with little unhappy campers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2011

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Deadline Looming For Council’s Vote On Bing’s Budget Compromise

An important day at Detroit City Hall, as decision time nears for the City Council on what it will do with Mayor Dave Bing’s proposed budget compromise.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2011

Battle Continues Over Detroit’s Budget

The budget bantering continues to heat up between Detroit Mayor Dave Bing and city council – as a key vote on the city’s budget draws near.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2011