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Oct 05, 2001, 01:00 ET

Increased Security Measures at Coleman A. Young Municipal Center Announced by City of Detroit

DETROIT, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Additional security measures are now in place at the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center (CAYMC), formerly the...

Oct 02, 2001, 01:00 ET

'We Cannot Live Our Lives in Fear' Says Detroit Mayor Dennis Archer As He and Minneapolis Mayor Meet at Metro Airport to Encourage People to Fly

DETROIT, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer is urging Detroiters to take to the skies again and resume airline traveling. "We...

Sep 28, 2001, 01:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update On Construction Conditions For September 28 - October 5

DETROIT, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects and events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area...

Sep 28, 2001, 01:00 ET

Final Preparations Made for AIDS Walk Michigan - City of Detroit; Record Numbers Anticipated for This Year's Walk

DETROIT, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Tomorrow morning the AIDS Memorial Quilt, on loan from its home in Atlanta, Georgia is unveiled at the Belle...

Sep 27, 2001, 01:00 ET

Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer Congratulates Executive Staff Member Michelle Zdrodowski On New Career Venture

DETROIT, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer is congratulating Michelle Zdrodowski for outstanding service as Assistant to the Mayor...

Sep 26, 2001, 01:00 ET

AIDS Walk Takes Great Strides in Bringing New Resources To Metro Detroit's Fight Against AIDS

DETROIT, Sept. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The 3rd annual AIDS Walk Michigan -- City of Detroit, a unique collaboration of 24 AIDS service agencies in...

Sep 24, 2001, 01:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update on Construction Conditions for September 24-28

DETROIT, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects and events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area...

Sep 20, 2001, 01:00 ET

City of Detroit Kicks Off Preparations For 2001 Angels' Night Anti-Arson Effort

DETROIT, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Detroit kicks off its 2001 Angels' Night Anti-Arson effort this week. Citizens can volunteer for...

Sep 19, 2001, 01:00 ET

Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer Declares September 19 'Race Equality Day' As Part of National Effort

DETROIT, Sept. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer is proclaiming September 19, 2001 as "Race Equality Day" in the City of Detroit as part...

Sep 14, 2001, 01:00 ET

City of Detroit Embraces President's Call For National Day of Mourning In Wake of Tragedy

DETROIT, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer is asking city employees to embrace President George W. Bush's call for a National Day...

Sep 10, 2001, 01:00 ET

Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer, 100 Black Men of America and ING Aetna Financial Services Announce Award

DETROIT, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer is announcing a $64,000 grant provided through the Detroit Chapter of 100 Black Men of...

Sep 07, 2001, 01:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update on Construction Conditions For September 7-14

DETROIT, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects and events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area...

Aug 31, 2001, 01:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update on Construction Conditions for August 31 - September 7

DETROIT, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects and events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area...

Aug 31, 2001, 01:00 ET

Second West Nile Virus Crow Confirmed in Detroit, Reports City of Detroit

DETROIT, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Preliminary testing indicates the presence of the West Nile Virus (WNV) in a second dead crow found in Detroit,...

Aug 27, 2001, 01:00 ET

West Nile Virus Confirmed in Detroit, Five Additional Confirmations In Oakland County

DETROIT, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The presence of the West Nile Virus (WNV) has been confirmed in Detroit. The Michigan Department of Community...

Aug 24, 2001, 01:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update on Construction Conditions For August 24-31

DETROIT, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects and events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area...

Aug 22, 2001, 01:00 ET

Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer Congratulates Senior Staff Member Glenn Oliver on Establishing New Law Practice

DETROIT, Aug. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer is congratulating Glenn D. Oliver for outstanding service as Group Executive for...

Aug 17, 2001, 01:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update on Construction Conditions for August 17-20

DETROIT, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects and events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area...

Aug 17, 2001, 01:00 ET

City of Detroit Offers Suggestions for African World Festival Visitors

DETROIT, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- A Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) construction project is affecting vehicle and pedestrian traffic...

Aug 16, 2001, 01:00 ET

Mayor Archer Appoints Director and Deputy Director For City of Detroit's Department of Public Works

DETROIT, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer has announced the appointment of a director and deputy director for the Department of...