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Barns causing trouble on city border

Dozens of people packed into the Grosse Pointe Park City Council meeting Monday night to criticize city officials for a lack of input from residents on the new Farmers Market.  Full News here – Detroit | WXYZ

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Bankruptcy creditors allowed to change votes; city to save $3.5 million

Chad Halcom – Detroit will save more than $ 3.5 million on various legal claims against the city-funded 36th District Court, after U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge Steven Rhodes today allowed the court’s creditors to change their votes and support the city’s adjustment plan. Rhodes today signed an order allowing a group of creditors to change their […]

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Riverside condos could breathe life into forlorn corner of downtown Traverse City

Developers ‘ready to rock and roll’ on $ 11.8 million project. Full News here – Oakland Business

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City crews tackle illegal dump sites in Detroit

Progress is being made against illegal dumping in the Motor City. Full News here – Detroit | WXYZ

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No contest plea in Motor City Pride beating case

Pleading  no contest, a 16-year-old boy sat in a courtroom at the Lincoln Hall of Juvenile Justice quietly, accepting a charge of Assault With Intent To Do Great Bodily Harm, Less Than Murder after being accused of attacking a gay man at  the Detroit’s Motor City Pride festival in early June. Full News here – […]

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Detroit Treads sandals made from illegally dumped tires available online; see how purchases help city

The wait is over! You can now by Detroit Treads sandals online at the Cass Community Social Services website. Courtesy photo  DETROIT, MI — After several weeks of only phone orders, a Detroit organization has now made an increasingly popular… Full News here – Detroit Business News

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Detroit city workers, retirees vote in favor of pension cuts in bankruptcy plan

Detroit city workers, retirees vote in favor of pension cuts in bankruptcy plan DETROIT – Workers and retirees approved pension cuts in Detroit's bankruptcy by a landslide, the city reported Monday, a crucial step to emerging from the largest municipal insolvency in U.S. history. The city disclosed results from two months of … Full News […]

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Judge’s expert: Detroit’s restructuring depends on unified city leaders, skilled workforce

Detroit’s bankruptcy exit strategy is feasible, but abysmal computer technology and a low-skilled municipal workforce will challenge the city’s ability to execute the sweeping restructuring plan, according to a critical new expert report obtained by the Free Press. Full News here – freep

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Landaal Packaging Systems breaking ground on $5 million addition in Bay City

Landaal Packaging Systems officials have announced plans to break ground on a $ 5 million expansion at the company’s Delta Containers Division in Bay City. A groundbreaking event is to take place at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, at the Delta Containers Division site, located at 1400 Eddy St. on Bay City’s East Side. Full […]

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Detroit water shutoffs: Find your nearest place in city to get emergency assistance

DETROIT, MI — Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr emphasized Friday in a press release that he doesn’t want customers who demonstrate a financial need to go without a basic necessity like water. Full News here – Detroit News

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Детройт – Город обреченных / Detroit – The Doomed city – Detroit Video

Specially for http://fbii.org Когда-то Детройт был процветающим городом, примером для всей Америки, центром автомобильной промышленности. Сегодня город наход… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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City miffed at Salon's Detroit comparison

City miffed at Salon's Detroit comparison In the 21st Century, the line to cross is comparing Bridgeport to Detroit — the go-to example of urban decay in America. That's what the website Salon.com did on June 28, in an otherwise fairly upbeat piece on Mayor Bill Finch's successful efforts to … Full News here – […]

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Dow Corning employees tour new Uptown offices, get acquainted with downtown Bay City

About 150 Dow Corning Corp. employees took a bus tour of Bay City, stopped at downtown’s State Theatre and checked out their new offices at Uptown Bay City Thursday, July 10. Dow Corning Communications Manager Lindsay Kuhnle said the tour was intended to help employees get acquainted with the community, area businesses and attractions. Full […]

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Report: Detroit to have $1.4B more for city services after dumping debt of $7B

Report: Detroit to have .4B more for city services after dumping debt of B The City of Detroit expects to have $ 1.4 billion in extra cash after bankruptcy to reinvest in city services over 10 years, including improved public protection and blight removal and meeting other basic needs of residents. The money is what […]

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Report: Detroit to have $1.4B more for city services after dumping debt of $7B

The City of Detroit will be left with about $ 2.6 billion in debt after Chapter 9 bankruptcy, allowing the city to escape 74% of its unsecured liabilities. And Detroit will have about $ 1.4 billion in extra cash to invest in city services, according to internal city documents obtained by the Free Press. Full […]

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