Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016
Gov. Rick Snyder issued the following statement regarding the death of Esther Shapiro:
"Esther Shapiro was a fierce champion for the people of Detroit. She spent her life advocating for Detroiters as well as anyone else within her reach. She will be dearly missed. I send my deepest condolences to her family and the community she served so well for so many years."