Governor Snyder says Detroit is in "financial emergency" plans to name Emergency Manager

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Fri March 1, 2013

Governor Snyder says Detroit is in "financial emergency" plans to name Emergency Manager

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Detroit City Council members say appointing an emergency manager is "premature."
Detroit - Governor Rick Snyder announced Friday declared Detroit in a state of financial emergency, paving the way for an emergency manager to be appointed to run Michigan's largest city. "I believe it's appropriate to declare the city of Detroit in financial emergency based on the review team report," Snyder said during a town hall meeting today.