Wayne County Reaches Tentative Deals With Employee UnionsWayne County has reached tentative agreements with its employee unions that avoid 5 percent wage cuts recommended by the financially struggling county's executive.
Detroit EM To End Contracts With 2 Of City's Biggest UnionsThe office of Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr has sent letters to two of the city’s biggest unions, informing that their contracts will end when they expire in 10 days.
Detroit Teachers Union Calls On City Council For HelpThe president of the Detroit Federation of Teachers is asking the Detroit City Council for help in convincing the school district's state-appointed emergency manager to negotiate with the union on a new contract.
Detroit Mayor Imposes Union Contract Changes, Wage CutsA 10 percent employee wage cut and work rule changes are being imposed by Detroit Mayor Dave Bing under a plan to get the city's finances under control.
Detroit Council To Vote On Union CutsUnion leaders and city workers converged on the Detroit City Council on Monday as members debated wage cuts and other changes for Detroit’s unionized workers.
Unions Threaten Strike As Detroit Struggles With StateDetroit's unions are fuming over possibly losing some of their organized labor muscle in the agreement being worked out between the city and the state over Detroit's finances.
Union Workers Contract With MotorCity Casino Hotel ExtendedThe contract between the union and the MotorCity Casino Hotel was extended for two days Sunday, just hours before it was set to expire.