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Mayor Duggan launches re-election bid

Feb 05, 2017 - Detroit Free Press

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan announced his re-election bid Saturday, touting the city's post-bankruptcy momentum while acknowledging work remains to make the city a desirable place to raise families.

Taking the stage at the Samaritan Center on the city's east side, Duggan described a growing pride among Detroiters, improved services and stable city finances.

But he said his re-election campaign is not going to be a victory lap. Basic city services such as timely trash pickup and working...