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Council Member: Detroit is Fixable

February 20, 2013



Governor Rick Snyder has 30 days to agree with a review board's determination that Detroit is in a financial state of emergency. He then has to decide whether to appoint an emergency financial manager or find some other way to pull the city out from under 14-billion dollars in debt. WDET's Pat Batcheller spoke with City Council Member Saunteel Jenkins, who agrees with State Treasurer Andy Dillon's assessment that Detroit can be fixed. Click on the audio link above to hear the conversation.