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Four historic mansions will be redeveloped in Brush Park, and 337 new residential units, are planned a development in the historic Detroit neighborhood. (By Edward Cardenas)

Detroit Residents Look Forward To New Brush Park Neighbors (Video)

Detroit officials, developers and residents of Brush Park gathered Wednesday for the announcement of a $70 million mixed-use development for the community.

CBS Detroit–05/06/2015

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Mayor’s Plan To Lower Car Insurance Cost Could Save Detroit Residents $1,000 A Year

Mayor Mike Duggan said the high price of insurance must be addressed to lure and keep people in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2015

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Mayor Mike Duggan Says Detroit Is Ripe For Investment, A ‘Real Good Value’

Entrepreneurs and small businesses are finding Detroit’s cheap real estate attractive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2015

A Alfred Taubman (Photo courtesy: The Taubman Company)

A. Alfred Taubman Praised As Generous Man Who Enriched Detroit Area

Praise is pouring in for shopping center billionaire A. Alfred Taubman, who died Friday at age 91 at his Bloomfield Hills home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2015

Mayor Mike Duggan during press conference announcing new home-buyer program.(credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Program Aims To Make Home Financing More Accessible In Detroit

The program combines a zero down, low-interest fixed rate mortgage.

CBS Detroit–04/16/2015

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Duggan To Announce $50 Million Renovation Plan For Joe Louis’ Old Training Site

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan says he’ll release details Tuesday of a $50 million plan to redevelop a recreation center where heavyweight champion Joe Louis once trained.

CBS Detroit–04/13/2015

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With Help From Duggan’s Office, Detroit Neighborhood Boards Up Empty Homes

Residents in the area of Van Dyke and Outer Dr. are boarding up several abandoned houses on three blocks starting Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2015

A Detroit police officer displays a body camera. (WWJ/Vickie Thomas)

Pilot Program Will Outfit Some Detroit Cops With Body Cams

The body cameras are part of a 90-day pilot program for DPD.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2015

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7,500 Sign Up For Tax Repayment Plans To Avoid Foreclosure

New laws signed by Gov. Rick Snyder in December cut interest rates from 18 percent to 6 percent for homeowners behind on their taxes, reduced down payments to get into plans and put a cap on overall past due taxes.

CBS Detroit–03/10/2015

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BLOG: Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan Sounds Exactly Like Breaking Bad Actor Bob Odenkirk

I was half listening to the recent Detroit State of the City speech droning from another room when something struck me. The mayor’s voice sounds very familiar.