05/15/2012 08:58 am ET

Bill Introduced To Create Lighting Authority To Restore Detroit Lights

Restore public lighting in Detroit. That’s what State Representative Maureen Stapleton plans to do, by introducing a bill this week to create a five-person authority to create a utility tax.

“While it won’t be done, day-to-day by the city of Detroit, it will be owned by the infrastructure, will still be owned by the city of Detroit,” said Stapleton. “And a group of Detroiters will be a part of the authority to manage the process of restoration.”

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