Benton Harbor Emergency Financial Manager

6:17 am
Wed May 29, 2013

Benton Harbor City Commissioners want Community Development Director reinstated

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Emergency Manager Tony Saunders won't comment on personnel matter
BENTON HARBOR - The firing of Regina Sistrunk as Benton Harbor's community development director by Emergency Financial Manager Tony Saunders appears the last straw for several city commissioners.
9:37 am
Fri May 24, 2013

Emergency Manager says Benton Harbor will end fiscal year with surplus

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Emergency Manager Tony Saunders says he will discuss fiscal outlook and his report to Governor Rick Snyder at special meeting on Tuesday
BENTON HARBOR - The city of Benton Harbor will have a budget surplus by the end of the 2013-2014 fiscal year, says Emergency Manager Tony Saunders.
7:49 am
Wed February 20, 2013

Benton Harbor City Commissioners put expired millage on ballot

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The 10-mill tax expired when it was mistakenly left off the ballot in 2011.
BENTON HARBOR - Benton Harbor's emergency financial manager has ordered an expired millage be placed on the city's May ballot.
7:54 am
Tue February 12, 2013

Benton Harbor's new Emergency Manager gets support from City Commissioners

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Tony Saunders took over this month from former Emergency Manager Joseph Harris.
BENTON HARBOR - When Benton Harbor's old emergency financial manager arrived in town, there were protests.
6:41 am
Thu January 31, 2013

Benton Harbor's New Emergency Manager says he will bring different approach

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Tony Saunders II says his first goal is to return the city to local control.
BENTON HARBOR - Benton Harbor's new emergency financial manager, Tony Saunders II, who officially begins work in the city Friday, said he has goals for the city but wants to hear from residents before he forms the specifics of a plan.