MLS Stadium Might Happen After All: Gilbert To Make Offer For Wayne County Jail Site, Report SaysGilbert might swoop in and make a reasonable offer for the site before construction on the jail resumes, the Detroit Free Press reports.
Wayne County Executive Will Defend Rights Of Residents In Wake Of Trump's Immigration OrdersEvans told WWJ Newsradio 950 that while his administration will cooperate with the federal government, he will continue to defend the rights of all Wayne County residents.
Wayne County To Move Forward With Downtown Jail ProjectWayne County Executive Warren Evans said Friday that Walsh Construction will receive the request for a proposal on February 10 to complete the unfinished jail -- which sits on the corner of Gratiot Ave. and St. Antoine St.
Michigan Matters Exclusive: 'Big Four' Sound Off On Fouts & TrumpIt was another sold out Detroit Economic Club “Big Four” luncheon as Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, Wayne County Executive Warren Evans, Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel and Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson – took to the NAIAS stage at Cobo Center and discussed issues.
'Michigan Matters' Focus: Wayne County’s New Chapter, Bombastic Presidential RaceWayne County may have emerged from the consent decree it was put under by the state 14 months ago, but tough work is still ahead including talk revolving around its controversial county jail.
Wayne County Gets OK For Release From Consent Agreement On FinancesHowever, County Exec Warren Evans said: "We're not out of the water."
Michigan Matters: Major League Soccer In DetroitWhat are prospects for a MLS team in Detroit and having a new stadium built for it at the controversial Wayne County Jail site?
Pancakes And Politics: Costly Unfinished Jail Project Takes Center StageMayor Duggan telling the audience that the investment already made in the unfinished jail makes it a complicated situation.
Warren Evans Feeling Pressure After Gilbert's Soccer Stadium ProposalDespite his tough stance, the Wayne County executive said there is pressure on him now after Gilbert's public announcement.
'Michigan Matters' Exclusive: Ficano Considers Politics -- Again!He may have been voted out of office nearly two years ago, but former Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano is looking to re-enter the fray as he considers running for Third Circuit Court Judge.
State Of The County: Warren Evans Looks To End Consent Agreement With State This YearA warm reception of mostly staff, appointees and friends as Wayne County Executive Warren Evans delivered his first State of the County address .
'Michigan Matters' Big Four: What’s Next For Joe Louis Arena, Flint Water Woes And DPSPaul Sabatini, chairman of the NAIAS, asked Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan about the future of Joe Louis Arena with the new hockey arena being built.