Detroit Man Caught Stealing Copper From Light PolesAn alleged copper thief is behind bars after he was caught in the act.
Mich. Senate Approves Detroit Lighting Plan BillsLet there be light! The Michigan Senate approved legislation Tuesday that brings the creation of a public lighting authority for Detroit one step closer to reality.
Michigan Senate Takes No Action On Lighting BillsState senators have failed to act on three bills Detroit Mayor Dave Bing says are critical to his plan to update the city's aging street lighting system.
Detroit Lighting Fix Stalls In SenateThe state Senate has failed to take action on a plan that would have set up a commission to earmark taxes and sell bonds to fix Detroit's streetlight system.
Legislation Aims To Illuminate A Darkened DetroitWith an estimated 60 percent of street lights out in the Detroit a Michigan lawmaker says she has a possible solution to the city's chronic public lighting problem.
Detroit City Council Meets With Mayor In Closed SessionMembers of Detroit City Council have recently met in private with Mayor Dave Bing on a number of serious problems facing the city.
Brown Pushes To Privatize Detroit LightingDetroit City Council President Pro Tem Gary Brown has given up on the City's Public Lighting Department ever being able to keep the lights on across the city.
Detroit Council Tackles "Huge Problems" In Public LightingAs blackouts spread across the city and many Detroit schools are forced to send students home, parents are wondering what's going on with the lighting system.