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March 25, 2013

Roger Penske, Other Business Leaders, Donate $8 Million For Detroit EMS Rigs, Police Cruisers

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing announced new funding for EMS and the police department Monday.

A group of businesses led by Roger Penske's Penske's Corporation has donated $8 million for 23 new EMS ambulances and 100 police cruisers.

"This is a perfect example of how the business community can work with our city," said Roger Penske. "We believe these additional vehicles will enhance the visibility of the police and fire efforts in the city of Detroit, improve safety and security in our neighborhoods and have an immediate and lasting impact for everyone who works, lives and plays in Detroit.

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