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Aug 15, 2001, 01:00 ET

20,000 Tons of Debris Cleared From Nearly 300 Detroit Blocks As Archer Administration Continues Massive Cleanup

DETROIT, Aug. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Detroit has removed 20,000 tons of bulky waste and debris from nearly 300 square blocks in...

Aug 10, 2001, 01:00 ET

City of Detroit Offers Suggestions for Downtown Visitors During General Motors, Michigan Department of Transportation Jefferson Avenue Construction Projects

DETROIT, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- General Motors Corporation and the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) have recently announced...

Aug 10, 2001, 01:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update on Construction Conditions for August 10-17

DETROIT, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects and events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area...

Aug 03, 2001, 01:00 ET

Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer Receives Prestigious Award From American Bar Association

DETROIT, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer has been awarded the State and Local Government Law Advocacy Award from the American Bar...

Aug 03, 2001, 01:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update on Construction Conditions for August 3-10

DETROIT, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects and events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area...

Jul 30, 2001, 01:00 ET

$158 Million Spent in Detroit as Millions Celebrate City's Birthday During Detroit 300 Events

DETROIT, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Detroit released estimates indicating that 2.5 million people participated in events related to the...

Jul 30, 2001, 01:00 ET

$183 Million Spent in Detroit and Windsor As Millions Come to Celebrate Motor City's Birthday

DETROIT, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Detroit released estimates indicating that 2.5 million people participated in events related to the...

Jul 27, 2001, 01:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update on Construction Conditions for July 27-August 3

DETROIT, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects and events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area...

Jul 20, 2001, 01:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update On Construction Conditions for July 20-27

DETROIT, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects and events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area...

Jul 20, 2001, 01:00 ET

City of Detroit Warns of Parking Frauds

DETROIT, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Detroit Consumer Affairs and Municipal Parking departments issued this reminder to individuals...

Jul 20, 2001, 01:00 ET

Convenient Parking and Transportation Available In Downtown Detroit for Detroit 300 Celebration

DETROIT, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Individuals attending the Detroit 300 celebration will find convenient and accessible parking and...

Jul 13, 2001, 01:00 ET

Detroit Traffic Advisory for Thunderfest APBA Gold Cup Race July 13-15

DETROIT, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to ensure the safety of the citizens of the City of Detroit and all visitors during this weekend's...

Jul 13, 2001, 01:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update on Construction Conditions for July 13-20

DETROIT, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects and events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area...

Jul 12, 2001, 01:00 ET

Statement of Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer on the Death of Mother Waddles

DETROIT, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayor Dennis W. Archer issued the following statement regarding the death of Mother Lina Charleszetta Waddles:...

Jul 12, 2001, 01:00 ET

Mayor Archer Announces Several Senior Level Staff Changes

DETROIT, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer today announced the appointment of a new Police Chief, Executive Fire...

Jul 06, 2001, 01:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update on Construction Conditions for July 6-13

DETROIT, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects nd events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area between...

Jul 05, 2001, 01:00 ET

Young Cross-Country Pilot to Give Detroit Students a Lift

DETROIT, July 5 /PRNewswire/ -- A 19-year-old pilot from California, on a cross-country solo flying adventure spanning all 50 states, will make a...

Jun 29, 2001, 01:00 ET

Downtown Detroit Improvement Program Update On Construction Conditions for June 29 - July 6

DETROIT, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Listed below are the construction projects and events that may affect traffic in the downtown Detroit area...

Jun 22, 2001, 01:00 ET

Cabinet Secretary Honors Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer At National U.S. Conference of Mayors Meeting

DETROIT, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Tommy G. Thompson presented Mayor Dennis W. Archer with...

Jun 19, 2001, 01:00 ET

Detroit to Welcome Mayors From Jerusalem, Israel To Jackson, Mississippi During National Conference

DETROIT, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Detroit will welcome several hundred mayors from across the country as the 69th Annual U.S....