He was hospitalized on the same day that Detroit and state leaders announced a deal to head off the appointment of a state financial manager for the debt-ridden city. In Mr. Bing’s absence, Deputy Mayor Kirk Lewis led negotiations with Gov. Rick Snyder’s office on the deal.
Mr. Bing is expected to return to work by the end of the month. His office said he continues to be involved in city operations through regular meetings with Mr. Lewis and other members of the staff.
• From wire dispatches and staff reports