Macomb County Teams Up With City Of Warren To Fight PotholesWith road crews struggling to keep up with the cracks and crevices on area streets, Warren's mayor proposes a unique agreement: Let our city patch county pavement.
Driver Damages Tire On Pothole Minutes Before Pothole Press ConferenceA motorist hit a pothole and damaged the tire enough that it needed to be replaced, just minutes before a press conference to address the problem.
More Questions Than Answers Surrounding Future Of Detroit Water And Sewer DepartmentMacomb 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.
State Police Chide Mark Hackel: 911 Is Not For Reporting PotholesQuite a battle is brewing over potholes and 911.
Macomb County Exec Says Cities, Townships Considering Combining Fire DepartmentsMark Hackel says local governments are warming up to the idea of sharing resources.
WATCH Michigan Matters: The Big Four's Water Fight!This week on Michigan Matters, Host Carol Cain travels to the beautifully-renovated Cobo Ballroom during the 2014 North American International Auto Show to emcee the Detroit Economic Club/Detroit Auto Dealers Association luncheon.
Two Candidates Join Race For Wayne County ExecutiveThough Robert Ficano hasn't yet announced his intentions on whether he'll run again for the Wayne County Executive job he has held since 2002, two well known Democrats aren't waiting as they throw their hats into the ring to try and take the position from him.
Does County Executive Have Eye On The Top Spot In Michigan?Is the executive of Macomb County eyeing a run for governor?
Michigan Matters: Post-Election RoundtableAfter winning Detroit's hotly contested mayor's race over Sheriff Benny Napoleon, what advice does L. Brooks Patterson, Denise Ilitch and Mark Hackel have for Mayor-elect Mike Duggan?
Macomb County Establishes Michigan’s Largest PACE Financing DistrictThe Macomb County Board of Commissioners passed a groundbreaking resolution creating the largest Property Assessed Clean Energy District in Michigan.
Patterson On The Mend After Breaking Elbow While Attending EventOakland County Exec L. Brooks Patterson is recuperating again - this time after breaking his elbow.
Will Detroit's Bankruptcy Cost The Suburbs? Hackel, Patterson Plan Big Apple Trip To Counter FalloutL. Brooks Patterson said he and Mark Hackel plan a trip to New York City to visit the bond rating houses to retain their county’s Triple A ratings.
Michigan Matters: Mackinac Policy ConferenceThis week on a special edition repeat of Michigan Matters, Host Carol Cain and Chief Videographer Paul Pytlowany travel to Mackinac Island for the Detroit Regional Chamber’s 33rd annual Mackinac Policy Conference.
The Sights And Sounds Of The Mackinac Policy ConferenceThere was much attention paid to serious issues like education, politics and the economy --but there were some lighter moments, too.
Billboard Boasts: 'Macomb, Strong On Defense'Macomb County Exec. Mark Hackel says they want to grow the existing defense industry business -- and they're using two highway billboards to help make it happen.