Flashpoint 11/24/19: Regional mass transit; demolition bond request voted down

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Flashpoint 11/24/19 (Whole Episode)
Flashpoint 11/24/19 (Whole Episode)

DETROIT – Voters have rejected a regional mass transit system in the last two elections. But here it comes again. Will it be different this time without a major player going along?

And the Detroit City Council sends a resounding no to the mayor on his request for a demolition bond. What now?

Segment One:

Roundtable discussion featuring host of WDET’s show Detroit Today, Stephen Henderson; chief of services and infrastructure for the city of Detroit; Arthur Jemison, Detroit Free Press government watchdog reporter, Kat Stafford and CEO of Citizen Detroit, Sheila Cockrel.

Flashpoint 11/24/19: (Segment One)
Flashpoint 11/24/19: (Segment One)

Segment Two:

Assistant Wayne County Executive, Khalil Rahal; Oakland County chief deputy executive, Hilarie Chambers, and chairman of the board of commissioners for Washtenaw County, Jason Morgan.

Flashpoint 11/24/19: (Segment Two)
Flashpoint 11/24/19: (Segment Two)

Segment Three:

Flashpoint host Devin Scillian wraps up this week’s episode.

Flashpoint 11/24/19: (Segment Three)
Flashpoint 11/24/19: (Segment Three)

About the Authors:

Natasha Dado is a digital content producer for ClickOnDetroit.

Devin Scillian is equally at home on your television, on your bookshelf, and on your stereo. Devin anchors the evening newscasts for Local 4. Additionally, he moderates Flashpoint, Local 4's Sunday morning news program. He is also a best-selling author of children's books, and an award-winning musician and songwriter.