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Police Reports Show Crime at Motorama Motel as Legal Battle Continues

September 19th 2018

Police Reports Show Crime at Motorama Motel as Legal Battle Continues (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 19, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Over two and a half years after the City of Ferndale denied renewing the business license of the Motorama Motel at 100 W. 8 Mile Road, the business remains open while a lawsuit against the […]

Ferndale Makes Deal with 8 Wood Motel, Motorama Case Continues

July 31st 2017

Ferndale Makes Deal with 8 Wood Motel, Motorama Case Continues (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 31, 2017) Ferndale, MI – The City of Ferndale has cut a deal with the owner of 8 Wood Motel and is going through the courts in the case over Motorma Motel in regard to the business licenses being denied last […]

Motorama Decision Delayed

May 5th 2016

Motorama Decision Delayed (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 5, 2016) Ferndale, MI –  A hearing before Judge Langford Morris has delayed the decision about if the Motorama Motel at 8 Mile and Woodward in Ferndale will be able to continue operating or if they will have to close. On Feb. 8, The City of Ferndale declined […]

Public Hearing on Motorama Business License Appeal March 1

February 23rd 2016

Public Hearing on Motorama Business License Appeal March 1 Ferndale, MI – Ferndale City Council is set to hear the appeal from Motorama Motel’s business license on Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 5:30pm at Ferndale City Hall 300 E. 9 Mile Road. The meeting is open to the public and there will be time for […]

Recent Arrest and Insight into Story, Affirm Motorama Concerns

February 18th 2016

Recent Arrest for Crack and Heroin, and Insight into Story, Affirm Motorama Concerns (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 18, 2016) Ferndale, MI – As city official prepare to hear an appeal by the owner of the Motorama Motel at 8 Mile and Woodward in regard to the non-renewal of their business license, more information comes to […]

Ferndale Council to Vote Monday on Motorama Motel’s License

February 4th 2016

Police Recommend Not Renewing Motorama License, Council to Vote Monday (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 4, 2016)   Ferndale, MI – The Motorama Motel could lose its business operating license on Monday depending on a vote of the Ferndale City Council. The Ferndale Police have submitted a report to council outlining the numerous calls for service […]

Crime at the Motorama Motel, Part Two

December 14th 2015

Crime at the Motorama Motel, Part Two Part Two of a Three-Part Series (Crystal A. Proxmire) Ferndale, MI – How common is crime at the Motorama? This question comes up from time to time as the public hears about the most serious of cases, including a heroin-related death earlier this year. On April 20, 2015 […]