Unusual Election Method In Eastpointe Breaks New GroundMary Hall-Rayford wants a seat on the city council in a Detroit suburb. Her election pitch sounds strange.
Detroit Council's Jones To Seek 13th District Write-InDetroit City Council President Brenda Jones is making another push for the two-year 13th U.S. House District seat.
Ferndale Police Chief Retires, In Major ShakeupFerndale Police Chief Timothy Collins is retiring, he announced Monday night at the Ferndale City Council meeting. His retirement is effective Friday, April 14, though he will reportedly receive his salary through November.
Detroit City Council Extends Golf Course Management Contract For Another YearDetroit City Council members voted to extend the management contract by one year to Vargo Golf Detroit.
Ann Arbor Expands Free Bike Light Giveaway After DeathsThe City Council's allocation expands the giveaway to make the lights available to residents who don't work downtown.
Hamtramck To Have Nation's First Muslim Majority CouncilA diverse Detroit enclave known for its Polish heritage will have what's believed to be the nation's first Muslim-majority City Council.
Commission Approves 2.5 Percent Pay Hike For Detroit City Council MembersThe Detroit Elected Officials Compensation Commission unanimously approved the increases at a meeting Monday evening.
Residents Have Negative Reaction To Question Of Pay Raises For City Council MembersDetroit's regular council members earn just under $77,000 dollars per year.
Citizens Address Detroit City Council About Pay Raises In Second Scheduled MeetingThe Elected Officials Compensation Commission heard comments from numerous citizens, out-spoken about the possibility of pay raises for council members.
Two Residents Appear For Public Meeting Discussing Raises For Detroit Elected OfficialsDetroit exited municipal bankruptcy several months ago, and some city officials believe it’s time for them their own financial reward. The city council last got a raise in 1999.
Modification In Zoning Request Could Put The Brakes On New Red Wings Arena ConstructionA dispute over historic buildings in downtown Detroit could lead to a delay in moving forward with the new Red Wings arena.