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Detroit To Seize Drug Houses, Clean Up Vacant Lots

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan says he’s collaborating with the city’s police chief to seize drug houses as part of an effort to improve neighborhoods.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2014

Mayor Mike Duggan is joined by community leaders for the announcement of an Innovation District in Detroit. (By Edward Cardenas.)

Detroit Announces ‘Innovation District’ For Greater Downtown Area

Mayor Mike Duggan announced Thursday the creation of an Innovation District, which will be a hub for people to live, work and collaborate.

CBS Detroit–06/12/2014


Detroit Home Sells for Over $100K In City’s Fight Against Blight

Mayor Mike Duggan’s Building Detroit home auction program sold a house for a record $135,000 in Detroit’s Boston-Edison District.

CBS Detroit–05/30/2014

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan speaks live with WWJ Newsradio 950 from the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island. (credit: WWJ)

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan Says He Does Not Plan To Run For Governor

In a live interview at the Mackinac Policy Conference, WWJ asked Duggan about his political aspirations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2014

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Duggan Takes Center Stage On Mackinac Island To Highlight Progress In Detroit

Mayor Mike Duggan told a crowd of conference attendees that since he took office his team has focused on a couple of things.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2014

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Mayor Duggan: ‘We’re On Our Way’ After MI House Approves Detroit Bankruptcy Funds

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan says he believes it really helped out that he and city council showed a unified front in supporting the measure, approved by the Michigan House on Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2014

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Detroit To Hire New Entrepreneurship Director, Create Warehouse For Deconstructed Projects

As Detroit works to rebuild, Duggan said the city will create a warehouse with floorboards, banisters, windows, and more, that can be reused.


A home up for auction in Detroit. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Home Auctions Expand As Demand Continues In Detroit

Just after Memorial Day the city will auction “fourteen houses a week, because we feel like there is enough demand there,” said Duggan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2014

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Changes Within Detroit Mayor Duggan’s Administration

Sources tell WWJ that Chief of Staff Lisa Howse and spokesperson Alexis Wiley are taking on new roles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2014

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Investigation Underway Into Alleged ‘Excessive Policing’ On Belle Isle, Councilwoman Says

Detroit City Council member Brenda Jones has been highly critical of the patrols, calling them a “disgrace.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2014




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