Voters in Hazel Park and Eastpointe overwhelmingly approved a tax increase to fund police and fire departments in both cities.
Directors of the DIA have repaid the museum $90,000 as reimbursement for bonuses awarded to top executives in 2013.
The Detroit Institute of Arts could be changing the way it doles out bonuses to its top executives.
As the Detroit Institute of Arts continues to rely on a regional property tax to support its budget, the museum says six-figure salaries paid to its top executives are justified.
Representative Eileen Kowall is hoping the Detroit Institute of Arts will reconsider major raises given to its director and CEO.
DIA Officers Got Pay Boost, Including $514K Director’s Salary, $50K Bonuses, As Counties Considered Tax Millage
Detroit Institute of Arts tax documents show compensation for its two top officers increased by more than 10 percent in 2012, including $50,000 bonuses for each.
Supporters of the bill say that the DIA is getting enough money in the “Grand Bargain.”
A millage request to fund a $21.5 million expansion project of the Baldwin Public Library in Birmingham has been defeated.
Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson supports the action taken Tuesday …
A tri-county millage to help fund the Detroit Zoo and the DIA will now have all of its revenue earmarked for those two institutions.