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Initiatives Will Transform Struggling District Says DPS Emergency Manager

DETROIT (WWJ) – After slightly more than four-months on the job – Detroit Public Schools’ Emergency Manager Darnell Early is rolling out several new initiatives that he says will transform the struggling district and make it more competitive. 181 more words


Orr leaving AC management team

Kevyn Orr, the former emergency manager of Detroit appoint to help out with Atlantic City’s beleaguered economic situation, will be stepping down from his role as a consultant to Emergency Manager Kevin Lavin at the end of the month, Gov. 76 more words

Ex-Detroit Emergency Manager Expects To Return To Law Firm

EAST LANSING, MI (AP) – The man who shepherded Detroit through the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history says he expects to rejoin the law firm he left two years ago to take the city’s emergency manager job. 94 more words


Gambling on Atlantic City's Future


April Fool’s Day, 2015

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Gambling on Atlantic City’s Future. Ted Molin, a senior credit analyst at Wilmington Trust Co. 1,217 more words

Assembly passes Mazzeo's UEZ bill two days after report says AC in fiscal 'crisis'

TRENTON — Withe the city’s fiscal situation now “more severe” than ever, according to the emergency manager installed by Gov. Chris Christie earlier this year, the Assembly passed today… 293 more words

Is New Jersey Gambling with Atlantic City's Future?


March 2, 2015
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Spinning for Municipal Bankruptcy: In the Red or Black? Try and imagine the intractable quandary of Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian: his Governor, Chris Christie, appears not only determined to crash land the city into municipal bankruptcy, but has also imposed an emergency manager—without any guidance which official is really in charge; the city’s assessed property values are plummeting; and the city’s plans to fix the way its casinos pay property taxes appears mired in inaction in the state legislature. 1,325 more words