Detroit bankruptcy http://wmuk.org en WestSouthwest: Bridge Magazine looks at "Michigan's Broken Legacy" http://wmuk.org/post/westsouthwest-bridge-magazine-looks-michigans-broken-legacy <p></p><p></p><p>Unfunded debt to pay for pensions and retiree health care costs is one of the major contributors to Detroit's bankruptcy filing. Other cities in Michigan could face similar problems.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 16:51:12 +0000 Gordon Evans 10755 at http://wmuk.org WestSouthwest: Bridge Magazine looks at "Michigan's Broken Legacy" Snyder says Detroit should be "model" for municipal bankruptcy http://wmuk.org/post/snyder-says-detroit-should-be-model-municipal-bankruptcy <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Governor Rick Snyder spoke with WMUK, <a href="http://www.mlive.com/kalamazoo/">MLive Kalamazoo</a> and the <a href="http://www.battlecreekenquirer.com/">Battle Creek Enquirer</a> during a visit to Kalamazoo on Thursday.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 19:38:46 +0000 Gordon Evans 7345 at http://wmuk.org Snyder says Detroit should be "model" for municipal bankruptcy Court lifts block on Detroit bankruptcy http://wmuk.org/post/court-lifts-block-detroit-bankruptcy <p>A Lansing judge's ruling that ordered Governor Rick Snyder to withdraw the Chapter Nine bankruptcy&nbsp;filing for the City of Detroit has been overturned. The <a href="http://www.gongwer.com">Gongwer News Service</a> reports that the Michigan Court of Appeals issued its order Tuesday afternoon. It not only lifted the injunction by Ingham County Circuit Judge Rosemarie Aquilina but also ordered her to have no further involvement in the case.</p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 20:01:42 +0000 Andrew Robins 7273 at http://wmuk.org Court lifts block on Detroit bankruptcy