Government

City ends a trio of industrial tax abatements

One company is no longer operating, while the other invests more.

January 11, 2013

DDA re-elects leadership and welcomes new member

Audit gives board a clean fiscal mark, and DDA is close to refunding a 10-year-old bond.

January 11, 2013

Racial disparities in infant deaths draw attention

State’s infant mortality rate among African-Americans is among worst nationally.

Commission may change pay evaluation process

City commissioners who voted against hikes will serve on new committee.

January 11, 2013

Are you ready to rumble?

A stressful and contentious legislative session is expected this year.

January 11, 2013

It’s not the apocalypse yet, just a tax cut

But will Michigan’s second big business tax reduction in two years lead to more investment?

January 11, 2013