Local communities across the region head to the polls on November 2 to cast their ballots for city officials and local proposals. Southfield voters will cast their ballots for mayor and city clerk. WDET is committed to bringing you accurate information about the races and will do so on-air and online when election results are available. Bookmark this..
Local communities across the region head to the polls on November 2 to cast their ballots for city officials and local proposals. Sterling Heights voters will cast their ballots for mayor and city council. WDET is committed to bringing you accurate information about the races and will do so on-air and online when election results are available. Bookmark..
Local communities across the region head to the polls on November 2 to cast their ballots for city officials and local proposals. Dearborn voters will elect a new mayor, select new City Council members and Charter Commission members and decide whether to approve a charter revision for a temporary 2.75 mill supplemental millage. WDET is committed to..
New candidate fundraising and spending reports may be some of the most consequential campaign finance filings that the state has seen in a long time. As part of the weekly series MichMash, WDET’s Jake Neher and Slate’s Cheyna Roth talks with Craig Mauger of The Detroit News to unpack the financial dealings of candidates and politicians. Subscribe..
Sterling Heights Mayor Michael Taylor City spending is taking center stage in Sterling Heights’ mayoral race. The city invested hundreds of millions of dollars in infrastructure projects, including improving public safety agencies and renovating a major park. Mayoral challenger Ken Nelson accuses Sterling Heights officials of going on a spending spree that left the city..
Residents of Hamtramck will choose between the current mayor, who has served the past 16 years, and a challenger who says the face of Hamtramck needs to change. The 2-square-mile city is the most diverse and most densely populated in the state. Mayor Karen Majewski says building bridges across so many constituencies is one of the biggest..
Michigan is gearing up for municipal elections on November 2. Communities will be voting on new mayors, city council members and proposals. While presidential and gubernatorial elections tend to steal the spotlight, local elections are critical because they are the most likely to impact your day-to-day life. Your local leaders are making decisions that shape..
Voters across Southeast Michigan will make big decisions in Tuesday's elections about who will lead their communities and whether to approve important ballot questions. “Now we’re looking at issues of flooding and policing, which have been hot topics for several years, but are coming to the forefront, especially since last year’s Black Lives Matter movement." --Nargis..
Judy Davids/City of Royal Oak In May, veterans heard something in Royal Oak they had not since the start of the pandemic -- a parade honoring their service to the nation. But veterans there said one group was not welcome at the event: Royal Oak officials, who had moved a war memorial honoring fallen service members. The..
Mayor Mike Duggan is making a bid for a third term as mayor of Detroit in Tuesday's election. If he beats challenger Anthony Adams, he will be the second mayor in the city’s history to be elected to a third term. “It does hit me hard and makes me feel like I have a tremendous responsibility..