What to post on a Saturday. How about this one for a change of pace? Detroit is preparing to live up to their high standards of superb candidates for Mayor. I don’t seem to see any GOP candidates in the collection. For the previous Mayor’s agenda –What Do You Do With Detroit? Bulldoze It
Well, Detroit’s mayor has an idea: Bulldoze it.
Mayor Dave Bing is apparently working on a radical plan that would bulldoze a quarter of the city — some of the most desolate areas — and return it to farmland, the way it was before the automobile. Any residents still there would be relocated to stronger neighborhoods.
Detroit — Half of the eight mayoral hopefuls on Detroit’s primary ballot next week have been convicted of felony crimes involving drugs, assault or weapons, a Detroit News analysis shows.
Three were charged with gun crimes and two for assault with intent to commit murder. Some of the offenses date back decades, the earliest to 1977. The most recent was in 2008[…]