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A snow plow clears several inches of snow and drops salt along Warren Avenue as the area deals with record breaking freezing weather January 6, 2014 in Detroit. (Credit: Joshua Lott/Getty Images) FILE.

New Round Of Snow Has Salt Trucks Out In Full-Force

In Wayne County, the Department of Public Services has issued a full-staff call-in, meaning all 95 salt trucks are out on the roads.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/16/2014

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More Questions Than Answers Surrounding Future Of Detroit Water And Sewer Department

Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel is saying “not so fast” to a plan that would have Oakland and Macomb County buying into a regional water board.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2014

Former Top Aide To Ficano Sentenced For Accepting Bribes

The county’s former Technology Chief Tahir Kazmi, 49, admitted to taking $70,000 worth of bribes in cash and trips around the world.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2014

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Online Job Postings Jump From A Year Ago, But Down From The Fall

Online postings for job openings in southeast Michigan in 2013 grew more than 112 percent over 2012, according to data released this week by the Workforce Intelligence Network of Southeast Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2014

City Of Lincoln Park Could Be Next In Line For Emergency Manager

Another Wayne County community may be next in line to get an emergency manager.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2014

A snow plow clears several inches of snow and drops salt along Warren Avenue as the area deals with record breaking freezing weather January 6, 2014 in Detroit. (Credit: Joshua Lott/Getty Images) FILE.

Tri-County Road Budgets In Jeopardy After Grueling Winter

Counties are rapidly spending their road maintenance budgets and it could leave less for much-needed repairs in the summer.

01/29/2014

Michael Berry unlocks the front door to his new apartment. (Credit/Joseph Howse)

New Program Aids Transition From Prison To Productivity

A new grant is allowing some homeless to get off the street and into a new apartment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2014

Wayne County Compass

Wayne County Rolls Out New Travel App

Wayne County’s departments of public service and technology Monday rolled out Compass, a smartphone and web app designed to make driving smarter and safer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2013

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Online Job Postings Nearly Double In Metro Detroit

Online job postings in the nine-county metro Detroit area in the third quarter nearly doubled from the second quarter, according to a report released Monday by the Workforce Intelligence Network.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/18/2013

Wayne County Adds Deputies To Aid Sheriff’s Office

As overtime has been a chronic problem in the Wayne County jails this year, a new class of deputies will join the force.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/08/2013

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