The Craig Fahle Show

Belle Isle Lease with State

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

President of the Belle Isle Conservancy, Michelle Hodges calls in to the show to explain what the future plans for the island could be including trash removal, bus routes and what can be done to make sure that the community feels a part of the process.

Detroit City Council agreed to lease Belle Isle to the state of Michigan. Governor Snyder says the plan will save the city a few million dollars a year. Detroit City Council president Saunteel Jenkins talks to the Craig Fahle Show about the sale and exactly how much it can save the city and how it works into the greater scheme of the city's bankruptcy.

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Belle Isle Leasing Agreement