A Look at the Next Steps in Detroit's Bankruptcy

of 55Photo
  • The Motor City's Woes
  • What Happens in Court?
  • What Happens in Detroit?
  • How Long Will It Take?
  • Will the Lights Go Out?

Will the Lights Go Out?

Orr says a ruling in favor of bankruptcy will allow the city to keep paying bills incurred since July 18. And it can keep police on the streets, firefighters on duty and streetlights aglow. City leaders have said those services have improved since the city filed for bankruptcy and police response times were near an hour.

(Photo: AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

More Photo Galleries