The state-appointed emergency financial manager for Allen Park plans to cut pay for employees, including a 50 percent pay cut for the mayor and members of City Council.
Proposed cuts to Detroit municipal workers’ pay and benefits had not taken effect Friday, despite Mayor Dave Bing’s urgency in imposing the new contracts he said would help the struggling city save more than $100 million a year.
Teachers in one Detroit suburb are considering a legal fight over a 10 percent pay cut from the district’s Board of Education that’s retroactive to the beginning of this school year.
A judge has ruled that Robert Ficano needed the Wayne County Commission’s approval before cutting pay to union workers.
A lawsuit filed in federal court aims to stop the Detroit Public Schools from imposing a 10 percent pay cut on employees.