detroit deficit elimination plan http://michiganradio.org en Detroit Mayor, Council meet to discuss "confidential" memos http://michiganradio.org/post/detroit-mayor-council-meet-discuss-confidential-memos <p>Detroit Mayor Dave Bing will meet with City Council members <a href="http://www.mlive.com/news/detroit/index.ssf/2011/10/detroit_city_council_schedules.html?utm_source=feedburner&amp;utm_medium=feed&amp;utm_campaign=Feed%3A+detroit-news+%28Detroit+News+-+MLive.com%29">behind closed doors Wednesday</a>.</p><p>Among other things, they&rsquo;ll discuss a confidential analysis detailing the city&rsquo;s finances.</p><p>The analysis itself hints at cash flow problems for the city. Detroit is trying to work its way out from under a $155 million deficit.</p> Wed, 26 Oct 2011 16:12:10 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 4702 at http://michiganradio.org Detroit officials eye immediate, long-term money problems http://michiganradio.org/post/detroit-officials-eye-immediate-long-term-money-problems <pre> The city of Detroit is ramping up efforts to cobble together a budget and a five-year deficit elimination plan. </pre> <pre> Detroit City Council members got a copy of Mayor Dave Bing&rsquo;s deficit elimination plan Tuesday. </pre> <pre> The Council wants more cuts than Bing proposed. Tue, 10 May 2011 19:38:30 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 2430 at http://michiganradio.org Detroit officials eye immediate, long-term money problems