Monday Aug 18
Detroit restructuring plan will add jobs in city, tax expert testifies
The city's restructuring plan would boost employment in Detroit and lead to growth in taxable income, a forecaster said Monday, marking the start of testimony in the city's landmark bankruptcy trial.
Big Victory in Detroit over Water! Elected mayor regains control of water utility
Amid international attention to Detroit's policy of cracking down on water customers with overdue bills, the city's emergency manager Tuesday granted fuller authority to Mayor Mike Duggan to manage the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department.
PETA to Detroiters: We'll help you get your water back--but you have to become a vegan for a month
As many of you know, Detroit has taken draconian--and according to the United Nations, illegal--steps to solve the problem of so many of its citizens being behind on their water bills.
KVIA-TV El Paso
Detroit campaign wants you to pay residents' past-due bills
A new online campaign is helping Detroit residents keep their water turned on, even if they are behind on their bills.
Detroit Free Press
Detroiters salute the Motor City with birthday wishes on #313bday
Happy birthday to the Motor City! We collected some of the best birthday salutations we saw directed to the Motor City, sent by the famous and not-so-famous Detroit lovers alike! Consider this one giant online birthday card to the Paris of the Midwest! [View the story "Detroiters salute the Motor City on #313bday" on Storify]