Mayor Says Rebranding Key to Benton Harbor Recovery

Mayor Says Rebranding Key to Benton Harbor Recovery Play

May 14 (Bloomberg) -- James Hightower, mayor of Benton Harbor, Michigan, talks with Bloomberg's Chris Christoff about the city's emergence after four years of state control. Benton Harbor's emergency-manager is gone, its budget is balanced and the community of 10,000 is preparing for the Senior PGA tournament next week at its $60 million Jack-Nicklaus-designed public golf course. The city's elected officials were the first in Michigan to be stripped of their powers under a stiffened emergency-manager law (Source: Bloomberg)

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