Wayne County Jail
But a lawyer for the Detroit Free says Wayne County Judge Vonda Evans still is barring all parties from talking to reporters.
AECOM says the county is completely to blame due to revisions and a lack of decision-making which impacted the progress, schedule and potential costs of the project.
There will not be a jail built at the closed State Prison on Mound Road on Detroit’s east side.
Prosecutors say the trio lied to the county commission with regard to the status of the building of the jail.
Sources tell WWJ the incident happened sometime between 2 and 3 a.m. Thursday.
The head of the M-1 rail project is denying claims that a contractor lost out on work as a result of being caught up in the failed jail debacle.
“M-1 chose to begin negotiations with another contractor to avoid being subjected to public criticism. So now, many of the jobs and revenues are going to out-of-state contractors instead of staying in state.”
With the clock ticking down to the Nov. 5 election, mayoral candidates Mike Duggan and Benny Napoleon met in their second forum at the Detroit Economic Club where they talked of crime, Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr and moving into Manoogian Mansion.
One person will have the say as to whether there was criminal activity over the $91 million cost overrun of the Wayne County Jail.
Kym Worthy wrote to the county auditor Willie Mayo that information he supplied her led to an investigation of possible fraud in the project.