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Detroit Mayor-elect Mike Duggan appoints transition team

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DETROIT (AP) -- Detroit Mayor-elect Mike Duggan has appointed former mayoral candidate Lisa Howze and former Detroit Police Chief Ike McKinnon to lead his transition team.

The announcement was made Wednesday about the "Transition Detroit" effort.

The team is expected to work with staff for state-appointed emergency manager Kevyn Orr, who currently controls the cash-strapped city's checkbook.

Duggan in January will succeed Mayor Dave Bing, who decided not to seek re-election.

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http://www.transitiondetroit.org

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