keith johnson http://michiganradio.org en Emergency manager imposing 10% wage cut on Detroit teachers http://michiganradio.org/post/emergency-manager-imposing-10-wage-cut-detroit-teachers <p>Public school teachers in Detroit are getting a wage and benefit cut.&nbsp; The state appointed emergency manager informed <a href="http://detroitk12.org/">Detroit Public School</a> unions this morning&nbsp;that he is imposing a 10 percent wage cut this year.&nbsp;&nbsp; <a href="http://detroitk12.org/admin/emergency_manager/bio/">Emergency Manager Roy S. Roberts</a> is&nbsp;also imposing an 80/20 split on health care benefits.&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;</p><p>The move is expected to save the district nearly 82 million dollars this year.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Fri, 29 Jul 2011 15:59:35 +0000 Steve Carmody 3528 at http://michiganradio.org Emergency manager imposing 10% wage cut on Detroit teachers