DIA Defends Executive Raises, Arguing Salaries Still Lower Than National AverageAs the Detroit Institute of Arts continues to rely on a regional property tax to support its budget, the museum says six-figure salaries paid to its top executives are justified.
State Rep. Says DIA Management Raises Are A Misuse Of Taxpayer MoneyRepresentative Eileen Kowall is hoping the Detroit Institute of Arts will reconsider major raises given to its director and CEO.
DIA Officers Got Pay Boost, Including $514K Director's Salary, $50K Bonuses, As Counties Considered Tax Millage Detroit Institute of Arts tax documents show compensation for its two top officers increased by more than 10 percent in 2012, including $50,000 bonuses for each.
House Passes Bill That Would Prevent Renewal Of Tri-County DIA MillageSupporters of the bill say that the DIA is getting enough money in the "Grand Bargain."
Election Results: Library Millage Nixed, Public Transit Tax Gets Thumbs UpA millage request to fund a $21.5 million expansion project of the Baldwin Public Library in Birmingham has been defeated.
Oakland Co. Says No More DIA Tax If Any Art SoldOakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson supports the action taken Tuesday ...
New Law Protects Zoo, Museum Millage MoneyA tri-county millage to help fund the Detroit Zoo and the DIA will now have all of its revenue earmarked for those two institutions.
Free Admission Draws Crowd To DIAFollowing passage of the 10 year Detroit Institute of Arts millage August 7, museum employees have noted an increase in foot traffic.
DIA Millage Provides Decade-Long Security, Free AdmissionWith the passing of a 10-year Detroit Institute of Arts millage in Tuesday’s primary election, residents of Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties will get in free with I.D.
Warren Voters Approve Millage Saving Dozens Of Police And Fire JobsThe Warren police and fire departments are now awaiting the results of a vote on a public safety millage that, if approved, would save dozens of police and fire jobs.
Metro Detroit Voters Head To Polls For State's Primary ElectionVoters across Metro Detroit are heading to the polls Tuesday to voice their choice in Michigan's primary elections.