Former Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh Released From PrisonThe former Detroit City Council president, Charles Pugh, was released from prison on Wednesday, Dec. 22, after serving five years for pleading guilty to sexual misconduct.
Detroit City Council Approves Transit Center At Former Fairgrounds SiteThe Detroit City Council approved an $18.6 million transit center that will be constructed on the site of the old Michigan State Fairgrounds in Detroit.
Activist Defeats Pulitzer-Winning Reporter In Detroit City Council RaceA Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who tried to go from the newsroom to Detroit city hall lost a race for an open council seat.
Detroit Grand Prix Files For Return To Downtown Detroit In 2023The streets of Detroit may soon have race cars flying by on them as the Detroit Grand Prix is proposing a return to Downtown Detroit.
Detroit Councilman Andre Spivey Pleads Guilty To Taking Towing BribesA member of the Detroit City Council pleaded guilty Tuesday to conspiracy, admitting that he and an aide accepted nearly $36,000 in bribes related to oversight of towing.
FBI Searches Homes, Turns Up Heat On Detroit Council MembersFederal agents searched the homes of two Detroit City Council members and city offices on Aug. 25, just a few weeks after another official was charged in an alleged bribery scheme.
Ex-Detroit Councilman Pugh Gets Parole In Sex Case With TeenThe former president of the Detroit City Council has been granted parole about five years after his conviction for having sex with a teenage boy when he previously worked as a TV journalist.
Attorney: Detroit Councilman Spivey Expects Bribery ChargeA three-term City Council member expects to be indicted on bribery charges, his attorney said Tuesday, July 27.
Detroit City Council Approves Use Of Rescue Plan FundingThe Detroit City Council has approved a plan on how the city will use $826 million in American Rescue Plan Act funding.
Detroit Councilman Gabe Leland Pleads Guilty To Misconduct In Office, ResignsFormer Detroit City Councilman Gabe Leland pleaded guilty to misconduct in office and has resigned from City Council.
4 Detroit City Council Members Are Not Running For Reelection In AugustFour out of nine Detroit City Council members are not running for reelection, including Council President Brenda Jones.
Detroit City Council Rejects Mayor's Plan For Over Assessed Home OwnersA resolution intended to compensate over-assessed home-owners was shot down by Detroit City Council.
Detroit City Council Approves Law For Adult Use Marijuana ShopsThe new ordinance is expected to go into effect in January.
Amazon In Detroit: City Council Approves Sale Of 138 Acres At Fairgrounds For $16MDetroit City Council has approved Amazon's plan to create a fulfillment center at the former state fairgrounds.
City Council Passes New Stricter Dog OrdinanceThe Detroit City Council passed a stricter ordinance on dogs Tuesday after two kids were mauled to death.