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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

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan speaks at a news conference announcing the 2014 Motor City Makeover at Palmer Park in Detroit. (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Detroit Seeks Volunteers For ‘Motor City Makeover’ In May

“If you don’t like the way your neighborhood looks, this is your change to do something about it.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2014

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Detroit Mayor Says Adoptions Will Keep More Parks Open, Maintained This Season

Mike Duggan says Duggan the city has doubled the number of seasonal workers and is committed to maintaining 150 parks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/15/2014

Mayor’s Budget Address To Council Delayed, Expected To Mirror EM’s Plan Of Adjustment

Detroit’s bankruptcy proceeding have delayed Mayor Mike Duggan’s budget address before the Detroit City Council.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2014

This house on Grayling is up for auction as part of the city's effort to fight blight. (

New Detroit Website Features Housing Gems For Auction At $1,000

Duggan calls the plan a bold experiment, but says he’s excited to see what happens in the next 90 days.

CBS Detroit–04/14/2014

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan announces a new effort to fight blight in front of a vacant brick house in the 16100 block of Roselawn, near Marygrove College and Mary McCleod Bethune Elementary School. The owners of the home are two years delinquent in property taxes and have been issued citation twice in the past year for allowing trash to accumulate at the property. (Credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Detroit To Sue ‘Owner Of Every Single Abandoned House’ In Fight Vs. Blight

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan is taking drastic measures in his effort to revitalize the bankrupt city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2014


Copper Thieves Hit Detroit Church, Leave Water Gushing, Destroy Interior [VIDEO]

As Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan appeals to Lansing lawmakers for tougher rules to crack down on illegal scrappers, one Detroit church has become the latest victim of copper theft.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2014




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