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Feb 13, 2002, 00:00 ET

Detroit Recreation Department to Receive Federal Grant to Help Reopen Belle Isle's Flynn Pavilion

DETROIT, Feb. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Who: The City of Detroit What: Will receive a $490,000 Urban Park and Recreation Recovery...

Feb 01, 2002, 00:00 ET

Mayor Kilpatrick Outlines Detroit's Storm Clean-Up Procedure

DETROIT, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- City of Detroit crews from the Department of Public Works and Recreation's Forestry Division began a second day...

Dec 18, 2001, 00:00 ET

Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer Caps 8 Years of Economic Development For City With $865 Million in Projects

DETROIT, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Mayor Dennis W. Archer unveiled development projects financed in part by a brownfield redevelopment...

Dec 10, 2001, 00:00 ET

City of Detroit Answers White House Call For Three Month Anniversary Honoring Victims of Sept. 11th

DETROIT, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer will hold a ceremony marking the three-month anniversary of the September 11th attacks....

Nov 30, 2001, 00:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update on Construction Conditions for November 30-December 7

DETROIT, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects and events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area...

Nov 28, 2001, 00:00 ET

Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer Will Go from Mr. Mayor to Mr. Chairman For Major Detroit Law Firm Jan. 1

DETROIT, Nov. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer has accepted a position as Chairman and an equity-owner of the Detroit based law firm...

Nov 21, 2001, 00:00 ET

Mayor Dennis W. Archer Raises $105 Million to End City Financial Crisis With Cuts and Sale

DETROIT, Nov. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer is ending the city's current financial crisis by taking action to reduce departmental...

Nov 20, 2001, 00:00 ET

Detroit Reduces Poverty to Levels Below Los Angeles, Atlanta, Miami, New Orleans

DETROIT, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Detroit has gone from being known as having the highest poverty level of any city in the country in...

Nov 19, 2001, 00:00 ET

Detroit Mayor Archer to Celebrate Grand Re-Opening of Bates Street

DETROIT, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer and representatives from General Motors Corporation and the Michigan Department of...

Nov 14, 2001, 00:00 ET

Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer Congratulates Assistants to the Mayor Tina Dortch and Olga Savic on New Positions

DETROIT, Nov. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer is congratulating executive staffers Tina Dortch and Olga Savic for their outstanding...

Nov 12, 2001, 00:00 ET

Historic First: Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer to Meet With Mayor-Elect Kwame M. Kilpatrick Today, Nov. 12

DETROIT, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer will hold a press conference following a meeting with Mayor-elect Kwame M. Kilpatrick at...

Nov 09, 2001, 00:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update on Construction Conditions for November 9-16

DETROIT, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects and events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area...

Nov 05, 2001, 00:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update on Construction Conditions Through November 9

DETROIT, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects and events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area...

Nov 05, 2001, 00:00 ET

Mayor Dennis W. Archer Congratulates DPD 2nd Deputy Chief Paula M. Bridges On New Position

DETROIT, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer is congratulating Paula M. Bridges for outstanding service as 2nd Deputy Chief of the...

Nov 02, 2001, 00:00 ET

Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer Thanks Thousands for Their Help In Shaping a Successful Angels' Night Career

DETROIT, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer today thanked the 230,000 volunteers who gave of their time and energy over the...

Nov 02, 2001, 00:00 ET

Mayor Dennis W. Archer Congratulates Senior Staff Member Judith A. McNeeley On New Position With DPS

DETROIT, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer is congratulating Judith A. McNeeley for outstanding service as Executive Assistant to the...

Oct 26, 2001, 01:00 ET

City of Detroit Passes Emergency Ordinance for Angels' Night

DETROIT, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In preparation for Angels' Night, the Detroit City Council passed an emergency ordinance prohibiting the...

Oct 26, 2001, 01:00 ET

Halloween Curfew for Youth to be Strictly Enforced by City of Detroit

DETROIT, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Detroit is urging the parents and guardians of children 17 and under to keep a watchful eye on them...

Oct 19, 2001, 01:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update On Construction Conditions For October 19-26

DETROIT, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects and events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area...

Oct 16, 2001, 01:00 ET

Detroit Mayor Archer Encourages Citizens to Continue Vigilance As City Releases Public Health Guidelines for Handling Mail

DETROIT, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer issued the following letter to City of Detroit employees and released general public...