Detroit Mayor Dave Bing Returns To Work Following SurgeryMonday marked the mayor's first day back at work since late March when he had emergency surgery for a perforated intestine and, about a week later, he was hospitalized with blood clots in his lungs.
Deadline Day In DetroitGovernor Rick Snyder will be meeting with city leaders in Detroit on Monday, which is deadline day for the city to agree on a solution to its financial problems.
Governor’s Safe Speech Sidesteps Detroit’s Financial TsunamiIn State of the State speech, Governor Rick Snyder skirts the issue of an emergency manager possibly stepping in to take over Detroit.
Arsonist Shines Light On Blight And Detroit House Of WorshipA series of arson fires highlight a devastated Detroit neighborhood and a house of worship that stands as a beacon of hope.
Doomsday In Detroit?As the mayor prepares to deliver a sobering message on the Detroit financial crisis, a councilman says 2,300 city employees could get pink slipped as we enter the holiday season.
Will Detroit Privatize Bus And Lighting Systems?Mayor Bing will address the city's deteriorating financial picture at 6pm Wed. night. WWJ's City Beat Reporter Vickie Thomas says sources are telling her that the mayor is expected to lay out plans to privatize the troubled bus and public lighting systems.
Patterson: Detroit Needs Emergency Financial ManagerOakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson says he thinks Bing is doing a credible job, but Patterson says he still thinks the city needs an emergency financial manager, saying the mayor can't solve this crisis alone.
Just How Bad Is Detroit's Financial Condition?Detroit Mayor Dave Bing is expected to spell out just how bad the city's financial condition really is as part of a speech Wednesday night that you'll hear on WWJ Newsradio 950.
D-DOT Riders Want Bing To Experience Poor Bus ServiceD-DOT riders fed up with poor service say that Detroit Mayor Dave Bing won't understand how bad the city's public bus system is until he spends some time waiting for a bus.
City Works To Weave Web For Those Cut From Welfare RollsDetroit Mayor Dave Bing is working to put a safety net in place for thousands of Detroiters cut off from receiving cash welfare payments.
Mayor Bing Target Of Whistleblower Lawsuit