Just Months Out Of Bankruptcy, Detroit Elected Officials Want A RaiseSome officials say they're overworked and underpaid -- and have been for quite some time.
US Finalizing Deal With Canada To Build Detroit Bridge PlazaAccording to a report, a tentative deal between Canada and the state of Michigan calls for vehicle tolls to fund the plaza.
Detroit Councilwoman Saunteel Jenkins Resigns To Run Nonprofit THAW Second-term Detroit Councilwoman Saunteel Jenkins has taken a job leading a nonprofit that helps people pay their heating bills.
Audit Reveals Questionable Expenses, Shoddy Record Keeping At Detroit Parking Department; Park-Rite Jobs On Chopping Block"One issue is that they paid one employee making $12.50 an hour for 6,400-some hours with no time cards," while most fulltime workers log just over 2,000 hours a year.
Will Kevyn Orr Stay Or Go? Detroit City Council Debates Emergency Manager's Future Behind Closed DoorsDetroit City Council entered a third day of discussions about the future of Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr.
Detroit City Council Votes To Approve Regional Water Department DealCouncil members voted 7-2 in support of a plan to create the Great Lakes Water Authority.
Detroit EM To Go Ahead With Land Sale For New US-Canada Bridge Despite ObjectionsUnder Michigan state law, Kevyn Orr has the power to veto Detroit City Council's vote and go ahead with the $1.4 million sale.
Detroit Emergency Manager Proposes Land Sale For New US-Canada Bridge ProjectThe City Council has until next Friday to vote on a proposal to sell 301 Detroit-owned properties to the state of Michigan for $1.4 million.
Detroit Emergency Manager Solicits Parking Bids Despite Council's ObjectionKevyn Orr is moving ahead with a plan to privatize the city's parking department despite the City Council's rejection of the proposal.
Detroit City Council Considers Land Deal For New US-Canada BridgeDetroit would transfer of 301 city-owned properties to the Michigan Land Bank in exchange for $1.4 million from the Canadian government.
Are Fewer People Visiting Belle Isle? Detroit City Council Confronts ConcernsSome Detroit City Council members are worried about reported dwindling crowds on Belle Isle since the state takeover.
Detroit City Councilman Arrested On Suspicion Of Drunken DrivingScott Benson, who represents District three, was arrested by Southfield police Sunday night.
Report: No Evidence Detroit Councilman Abused Authority During Traffic StopAn investigation into a traffic stop involving Detroit City Council President Pro Tem George Cushingberry concludes there's insufficient evidence that he abused his authority to receive favoritism from officers.
Belle Isle Arrest Update: Woman Busted With Half-Pound Of Pot Meant To Be Baby Shower Gift"If you have warrants, you're probably gonna get arrested," on Belle Isle, state police say.
Detroit Pastor Summoned To Grand Jury In City Council ProbeThe FBI is investigating rumors that someone tried to bribe Detroit City Council members in an effort to influence the outcome of the race for council president.