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    City Council Rejects Belle Isle Lease

    The City Council on Monday rejected Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr’s agreement with the state for the lease of Belle Isle according to reports by Fox 2 News: Detroit City Council approved an alternate plan, a shorter lease of 10 years, by a vote of 4 – 2. JoAnne Watson and Brenda Jones voted no. The council says a shorter lease is better for the…

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    Belle Isle Leased By State Of Michigan

    The state and city have signed an agreement on the lease of Belle Isle, according to published reports. According to the tweet from WXYZ EM Kevyn Orr approved the lease making Belle Isle the 102nd state park. In January the council rejected a state offer that proposed to save millions in annual operating costs for the city. …