Low Voter Turnout Marks Local Millage Elections Across StateVoters in Hazel Park and Eastpointe overwhelmingly approved a tax increase to fund police and fire departments in both cities.
Detroit Institute Of Arts Directors Repay $90K For Executive BonusesDirectors of the DIA have repaid the museum $90,000 as reimbursement for bonuses awarded to top executives in 2013.
DIA Considers Asking Counties For Approval Before Granting Pay RaisesThe Detroit Institute of Arts could be changing the way it doles out bonuses to its top executives.
DIA Defends Executive Raises, Arguing Salaries Still Lower Than National AverageAs 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.
State Rep. Says DIA Management Raises Are A Misuse Of Taxpayer MoneyRepresentative 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.
House Passes Bill That Would Prevent Renewal Of Tri-County DIA MillageSupporters of the bill say that the DIA is getting enough money in the "Grand Bargain."
Election Results: Library Millage Nixed, Public Transit Tax Gets Thumbs UpA millage request to fund a $21.5 million expansion project of the Baldwin Public Library in Birmingham has been defeated.
Oakland Co. Says No More DIA Tax If Any Art SoldOakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson supports the action taken Tuesday ...
New Law Protects Zoo, Museum Millage MoneyA tri-county millage to help fund the Detroit Zoo and the DIA will now have all of its revenue earmarked for those two institutions.
Free Admission Draws Crowd To DIAFollowing passage of the 10 year Detroit Institute of Arts millage August 7, museum employees have noted an increase in foot traffic.
DIA Millage Provides Decade-Long Security, Free AdmissionWith the passing of a 10-year Detroit Institute of Arts millage in Tuesday’s primary election, residents of Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties will get in free with I.D.