State of the City

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BLOG: Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan Sounds Exactly Like Breaking Bad Actor Bob Odenkirk

I was half listening to the recent Detroit State of the City speech droning from another room when something struck me. The mayor’s voice sounds very familiar.


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Mayor Duggan: The Problem Is Keeping Detroiters In Detroit

“As we’ve got people moving into vacant houses and fixing them up, what about the person across the street whose house is starting to get run down?”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2015


State Of City Address To Be Held In Detroit Neighborhood

Mayor Mike Duggan’s State of the City address will be held in the Redford Theatre in northwest Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2015

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan gives his State of the City address. (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Duggan In State Of The City: ‘The Change In Detroit Is Real’

An optimistic Mike Duggan made his first State of the City address as mayor of bankrupt Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2014

GalaxE.Solutions Donates Technology For New Police Neighborhood Centers

In his State of the City address last week, Detroit Mayor Dave Bing announced a donation by custom software developer GalaxE.Solutions that will provide new technology for 14 Detroit police community centers, located in neighborhoods throughout the city, by the end of 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2013

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing (Bill Pugliano/Getty Images-File)

Bing Talks Of Promise, Challenges For Detroit In State Of City Address

In his 4th State of the City address, Detroit Mayor Dave Bing said Wednesday night that despite the city’s money problems, progress is being made.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2013

(Photo: George Fox, CBS 62) Dave Bing leads a tour of the revamped Cobo Hall.

Detroit Mayor To Speak On ‘State Of The City’

Live coverage tonight as Detroit Mayor Dave Bing delivers his annual State of the City address.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2013

Detroit Mayor Bing Could Ask State For Loan

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing has indicated he could ask the state of Michigan for a short-term loan of up to $150 million to deal with the city’s fiscal crisis and avoid a state-appointed emergency manager.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2012


Mayor Bing’s State Of The City Address: How Did He Do?

Several city leaders and community members are reacting to what Detroit Mayor Dave Bing said during his third State of the City address Wednesday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2012

Mayor Dave Bing. (credit:

Mayor Bing Promises ‘Real Action’ In State Of The City Address

“I’m a believer and I know we deserve nothing but the best,” said Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, delivering his 3rd State of the City address Wednesday evening.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2012