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Gov. candidate Schauer says plan would generate "tens of thousands" of jobs; Snyder camp calls it "empty rhetoric"

Gov. candidate Schauer says plan would generate “tens of thousands” of jobs; Snyder camp calls it “empty rhetoric”

Chris Gautz – Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer laid out his 10-point plan to create jobs Tuesday, a plan he said would generate “tens of thousands” of jobs. “This is the blueprint that we will use to restore the Michigan dream,” Schauer said in front of a group of supporters at the Plumbers and Pipefitters […]

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Sponsored Content: Business Leaders for Michigan introduce Turnaround Plan to improve state’s economy

  Smart solutions are helping bring Michigan out of its recent economic decline, but more work is needed to shore up its recovery. That’s the message from Business Leaders for Michigan (BLM), a non-profit executive leadership organization whose members introduced a… Full News here – Detroit Business News

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Aretha Franklin’s workout plan: brisk walks at Walmart, Kmart & Meijer stores in Detroit

DETROIT, MI — Aretha Franklin told a Metro Detroit TV station Wednesday she’s determined to never be “grossly overweight” again. The 72-year-old “Queen of Soul” who grew up in Detroit told WDIV-TV Channel 4 she’s not afraid to work out in public and visits stores weekly to get brisk walks in. Franklin’s favorite spots: Walmart, […]

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Expert: Detroit bankruptcy plan 'feasible'

Expert: Detroit bankruptcy plan 'feasible' YOU DO NOT NEED TO ENVISION THAT DETROIT WILL BECOME A BEST IN CLASS MUNICIPALITY TO DETERMINE THAT THE PLAN OF ADJUSTMENT IS FEASIBLE. Rod: SHE ALSO LOOKED AROUND THE CITY, THE OPERATIONAL PROBLEMS … Full News here – Read more on WDIV Detroit

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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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How creditors voted on Detroit’s $18 billion bankruptcy plan

Here’s a breakdown of how Detroit’s creditors voted on the city’s restructuring blueprint, called a plan of adjustment. Judge Steven Rhodes will consider the results of a vote during a massive trial to begin Aug. 14, after which he will decide whether to approve the debt-cutting plan. Full News here – freep

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VIEW VOTES: Retirees approve Plan of Adjustment

A tabulation of votes by Detroit retirees shows they overwhelmingly support the Bankruptcy Plan of Adjustment.  Full News here – Detroit | WXYZ

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Detroit Red Wings owner Mike Ilitch always wanted ‘more than a new arena’ in bold plan, official says

DETROIT, MI — It was never just about an arena. Take it from George Jackson, the now retired Detroit Economic Growth Corp. CEO and president. Jackson sat in years worth of meetings and was convinced from day one that 85-year-old Red Wings owner Mike Ilitch wanted to do more for his hometown. “What we were […]

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Detroit Red Wings arena plan could save two historic, blighted Cass Corridor 1920s hotels

DETROIT, MI — Two of the largest, most blighted structures just north of downtown Detroit could be saved as part of Red Wings owner Mike Ilitch’s $ 650 million plan for a new hockey arena and entertainment district. The Detroit Free Press reported Sunday the Hotel Eddystone and Hotel Park Avenue could “stand as visual […]

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Yahoo!, Live Nation aim to bring concerts to your couch; unclear if Detroit shows are part of plan

DETROIT, MI — Yahoo and Live Nation have created a new way to bring concerts to music fans, and the company hope it leads to profitable rewards. The New York Times reported Monday that Tuesday’s Dave Mathews Band concert in Jacksonville, Fla. is “the first in an ambitious partnership to supply free live video streams […]

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Stage set for trial on city’s exit plan

The ‘grand bargain’ is on track to become the Grand Coalition, because that’s what’s forming ahead of next month’s confirmation trial before U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes. Full News here – Detroit News columnists RSS from The Detroit News

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Plan of adjustment vote heading toward approval

The voting on Detroit’s plan of adjustment is now closed and 7 Action News has learned one of the final steps in bankruptcy is heading for approval. Full News here – Detroit | WXYZ

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Crucial bankruptcy debt-cutting plan reportedly being approved by Detroit retirees

Detroit retirees appear to be approving the so-called “grand bargain” as part of a $ 7 billion debt reduction plan that is seen as crucial to the city settling its Chapter 9 bankruptcy. Full News here – Detroit News

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Last Votes Cast Over Plan to Lift Detroit From Bankruptcy

Last Votes Cast Over Plan to Lift Detroit From Bankruptcy CHICAGO — Final votes on Detroit's plan to emerge from bankruptcy this fall were submitted on Friday by its creditors, including Detroit workers and retirees, and the city is expected to file a formal tally of those votes in federal court by July 21 … […]

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Wayne plan for countywide school tax divisive

Property values and student enrollment will determine the winners and losers if Wayne County voters approve a countywide school millage hike that faces opposition from some wealthier districts. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

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