The reality of the Emergency Manager in Detroit: City Council unanimously rejects bad deal for the city, only to be overruled by the EM:

As a result of land deal doubts, weak benefits guarantees, and zero Detroit representation on the International Authority, City Council unanimously rejected the NITC measures on Sept. 9. Emergency manager aide Gary Brown had informed them his boss planned to approve the transfer anyway, potentially without benefits.


see the Metro Times article about the potential new bridge to Canada, by David Sands, here: