warren evans

Wayne County Executive Warren Evans. (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

County Executive: Consent Agreement Best Option For County’s Financial Woes

Gov. Snyder has already made the decision that there is a financial emergency within the county.

CBS Detroit–08/05/2015

(from left) L. Brooks Patterson, Warren Evans and Mark Hackel with Michigan Matters Senior Producer/Host Carol Cain talk about regional issues and Wayne County's fiscal condition. (credit: Ken Bryant/CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive: The Clock Ticks As Wayne County’s Fate Looms The CEOs Debate The Options

With a financial crisis playing out in Wayne — Michigan’s largest county– the three political leaders running the region weighed in with thoughts on what comes next during a fast paced edition of “Michigan Matters.” […]

07/31/2015

(credit: istock)

State Begins Preliminary Review Of Wayne County Finances

By law, the review will have to be completed within 30 days.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2015

(credit: istock)

Consent Agreement Looming? Wayne County Seeks Financial Emergency Declaration

Mired under a $52 million structural deficit, officials have asked the state to declare a financial emergency in Wayne County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2015

Sir Richard Branson arrives in Detroit to promote Virgin Atlantic's new service to Detroit Metropolitan Airport and meet with entrepreneurs in the city. (By Edward Cardenas)

Virgin Atlantic Founder Brings ‘Entrepreneurial’ Airline To Detroit Metro (Video)

Sir Richard Branson arrived in Detroit Thursday to promote Virgin Atlantic’s new international service and meet with local entrepreneurs.

CBS Detroit–06/11/2015

Wayne County Executive Warren Evans. (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Evans’ Veto Could Mean Higher Taxes In Wayne County

The Wayne County Executive has vetoed a city commission vote over a one-time property tax assessment for residents this summer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2015

Wayne County Executive Warren Evans (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Evans Says Pay Cuts Part Of Plan To Dig Wayne County Out Of $88.5 Million Deficit

Wayne County Executive Warren Evans is calling for a five percent pay cut for most workers and expects organizational restructuring that will result in job cuts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2015

Potholes (credit: Getty Images)

Big Four Leaders In Metro Detroit Talk Prop 1, Legalization Of Pot

The Big Four leaders of Detroit, Wayne, Macomb and Oakland Counties told the members of the 8 Mile Boulevard Association just how they will vote on next month’s Proposal 1.

CBS Detroit–04/24/2015

(credit: istock)

Snyder In Dearborn Rounding Up Supporters For Proposal To Increase Sales Tax

Wayne County Executive Warren Evans saying the fact the proposal is not perfect should not be a reason to vote against it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/19/2015

Wayne County Executive Warren Evans. (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Wayne Co. Executive Evans Issues Partial Spending, Hiring Freeze

Evans said the move won’t do much to dent the county’s deficit, but a freeze is needed as a long-term plan is developed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2015

more