DETROIT, Mi. (My TV20 News at 10) --- Washington-based bankruptcy lawyer Kevyn Orr has been named Emergency Financial Manger for the city of Detroit.
Governor Rick Snyder introduced Orr this afternoon. Orr is a partner in the Washington law firm of Jones Day.
It'll be Orr's task to right Detroit's financial ship - which includes nearly $15-billion in long term debt.
© Copyright 2014 A Granite Broadcasting Station. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.