Detroit Opens Up Summer Jobs Programs For Young Residents, Paying $1,700 for 6 WeeksThe hope is that the summer jobs turn into long-term jobs, and valuable skills.
Duggan To Discuss Detroit Summer Jobs InitiativeU.S. Deputy Secretary of Labor Chris Lu and Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan are scheduled to meet with local employers about hiring city youth for summer jobs.
Detroit Pistons Plan 'Major' Support For Summer Jobs ProgramDetroit Pistons officials plan to announce what they're calling "major financial support" for Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan's effort to put 8,000 young people to work this summer.
GM’s Mary Barra And Four Other Detroit Trailblazers Hailed In CBS 62’s 'Eye On The Future: The Power Of Women' SpecialGM Chairman & CEO Mary Barra heads up an all-star lineup of inspirational women impacting Metro Detroit in CBS 62’s “Eye On The Future: The Power of Women” TV special airing Sunday Feb. 28 at 6:30 p.m.
Duggan Blames Ex-EM, Says Detroit Will Fix $490 Million Pension Problem"...There is a problem with the emergency manager law. You've seen it in Detroit, you've seen it in Flint."
Duggan To Give State Of City Address At Detroit ChurchMayor Mike Duggan's speaking points were not revealed ahead of Tuesday night's event at Second Ebenezer Church.
Detroit, School District Reach Deal On Building RepairsTeacher sick-outs closed dozens of schools earlier this year. In addition to the physical problems in the buildings, the educators have complained about poor pay and overcrowded classrooms.
Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan To Give Second State Of City AddressDuggan's speaking points were not revealed, but last year he told residents that fixing Detroit's beleaguered neighborhoods were at the top of his list.
Duggan Announces Reduction In Residential Property AssessmentsMayor Mike Duggan announced a drop in residential property assessments for about 95 percent of Detroit residents after years of cost complaints from angry homeowners.
'Michigan Matters' Big Four: What’s Next For Joe Louis Arena, Flint Water Woes And DPSPaul Sabatini, chairman of the NAIAS, asked Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan about the future of Joe Louis Arena with the new hockey arena being built.
Flint Water Crisis, DPS 'Sickouts' A Backdrop As Politicians Attend Auto Show Charity NightOn the mind of all leaders in Michigan lately has been the water crisis in Flint. Governor Rick Snyder and Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan spoke live on WWJ regarding the issue that is receiving national attention.
Detroit Mayor: Dead Mouse, Cold Kids, Bad Floor In SchoolsThe mayor took a tour of some public schools Tuesday, amid a teacher sick-out that has forced dozens of buildings to close.