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Gov. Rick Snyder Review team finds ‘financial emergency’ in Hamtramck

 

The independent, five-member Financial Review Team appointed April 17, 2013 to examine the City of Hamtramck’s finances under Public Act 436 of 2012 (Local Financial Stability and Choice Act) has concluded that a local government financial emergency currently exists in Hamtramck. City officials requested a review of its f

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

DIA signals unchartered waters for Detroit

 

Kevyn Orr’s impact in Detroit was not felt much across the board until his office signaled last week that the assets of the Detroit Institute of Arts, a major international tourist attraction, could be on the table for sale as the city fights to recover financially, $15 billion in debt.
That means precious art

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

Detroit Entrepreneurs launch new brand, ‘Pleasant’ bathroom tissue

 

It’s a product that everyone needs, toilet tissue. Every home, office and business spends millions of dollars a year stocking this personal bathroom necessity, giving little thought to the name of the label. The big name manufacturers like Charmin and Scott pretty much own the market. Smaller companies that make less plush b

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit