Gary Brown Must Resign or Be Fired

Brown’s Actions Placed Human Life and Detroit Credibility at Risk Detroit, Michigan        On Wednesday, September 11, the anniversary of a horrible event in American history, City of Detroit Chief Compliance Officer Gary Brown, appointee for Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr, shut power down to much of the city’s public buildings to send …

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The Emergency Manager Lacks The Authority To Order Probe Of City Pension Funds

On June 20th, Kevyn Orr issues Order No 8, which attempts to order the city of Detroit auditor General and Inspector General to investigate the city pension funds for potential fraud, waste, corruption and abuse. These accusations come at the behest of Kevyn Orr, without mention of or proof of any reasonableness that these allegations …

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Kevyn Orr Reported To Exceed His Authority Regarding City Council Members

There are multiple reports that Kevyn Orr has ordered City Council President Charles Pugh to “show up” for work on Wednesday, June 26th, or lose his salary, benefits and perhaps other means of compensation. If true, this would be a violation of the law. Kevyn Orr does not have the ability or the authority to …

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Edward Keelean’s vote on Election Commission a violation of city charter

Actions voted by Commission on Thursday May 23 not valid Detroit, Michigan Edward Keelean is not the Corporation Counsel for the city of Detroit. Edward Keelean participated in and voted during a meeting of the Election Commission for the city of Detroit on May 23rd. The actions by Keelean and the commission violate the charter, …

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City Council – Reject the unfunded proposal, the lease of Belle Isle

The proposed contract or lease that is again being scheduled for a vote by city council is bad for Detroit. This is the mayor’s office and the city recreation department stating that they don’t have the competence to care for city parks.   What’s being proposed in the lease? The city will pay the state …

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A City Council Vote is a Violation of Our City Charter

Financial Stability Agreement = Financial Handcuffs for Detroit The Detroit City Council is expected to vote on a proposed DRAFT consent agreement. What is not reported, or discussed is that any vote is premature. The agreement violates the city charter. This agreement is legally being proposed by the Detroit City Council. The council member sponsoring …

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Three Reasons Why City Council Should Not Approve State Plan

Public Act 4 Consent Agreement, Based on Flaws and Lies   DETROIT, MI — April 2, 2012 — The Detroit City Council has been reviewing a proposed agreement with the state of Michigan over how Detroit Government should be remodeled and how control over the city’s finances should be allocated. There are severe problems with …

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Did Jenice Mitchell Ford, abuse her elected office?

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Hood Research Contact Person Henry Teutsch 313.931.2700, contact@hoodresearch.org www.HoodResearch.org/pressrelease http://www.facebook.com/HoodResearch November 8, 2011   Did Jenice Mitchell Ford, abuse her elected office, misuse government property and violate the code of ethics?   On Friday, October 28, 2011 Ford sent an email to a Hood Research volunteer. This email directly asks for …

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DFD Decision Making, Destroys Lifes

Report by Reginald D. Amos, Deputy Chief (ret) (Last week a fire struck a residential home with the result of a three year old girl losing her life.) The fire was at 5167 Cooper and the first fire truck on the scene was Tac-2 which replaced Engine 46 which was out of service for two weeks …

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Faulty Leadership, not Faulty Equipment, at Fault in DFD

By Chief Reginald Amos, Ret. This is a report about the three year old that died from smoke inhalation and how the Detroit Fire Department dispatched a truck which arrived first on the scene without working fire pumps. Initially it was reported the pumps were broken, then it was reported the pumps were disconnected the …

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