Michigan's Black mayors uniting to solve common challenges
August 24, 2023
Describing unique sets of challenges within their various municipalities, Black mayors formally organized across the state of Michigan to collaborate and leverage their combined interests to garner the resources necessary to address and solve what they said were common issues in their majority Black cities.
Under the name Black Mayors of Michigan, the executive heads of 14 cities launched their new organization on May 16. They represent a collective body of approximately 328,370 people, according to the 2020 census, and with those numbers, the group aims to benefit their citizens with the...