Less than a month after Mayor Duggan fired the head of the Detroit Fire Department, another top official is gone.
“There’s a lot of smart people around here but the economy isn’t doing too well,” a recent college graduate from Grosse Pointe Woods said.
Detroit Bikes produced a retro-inspired commuter bike that retails for just $550.
People are lining up for one of the most grueling, dangerous jobs in the city.
In a city like Detroit, where unemployment is rampant, fast food is anything but a temporary job.
Moving fire training to Livonia also is expected to make it more difficult for Detroiters to participate.
If Detroit is consistent about anything, it’s the city’s failure to find good leadership. From the segregationist mayors and city councils of the first half of the 20th century to the ineffective leaders of today, Detroit is a stark example of a city damaged by its own leadership. So as the 2013 mayoral election nears […]
By Editorial Columnist Greg Murray On Tuesday, May 1, 2012, I appeared before the Detroit City Council to share my belief that the so-called “consent” agreement between the state and Detroit actually violates the Headlee Amendment. It is my position that the “consent” agreement included unconditional terms Detroit had no choice but to acquiesce to. One […]