kirk lewis en Detroit Deputy Mayor says hospitalized Bing is alert, involved <p>As Detroit and the state move ahead to implement a consent agreement, Mayor Dave Bing remains in the hospital.</p><p>Bing was just released from the hospital earlier this week, after undergoing surgery for a perforated colon.</p><p>But <a href="|topnews|text|FRONTPAGE">he ended up back in the hospital on Tuesday with pulmonary embolisms</a>. His top spokesman says the mayor is now recovering well.</p><p>Bing has designated Deputy Mayor Kirk Lewis to act on his behalf.</p> Thu, 05 Apr 2012 23:20:05 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 6932 at