On October 25, WDIV-TV (Detroit) hosted a live on-air debate between Mayoral candidates incumbent Mayor Mike Duggan and opponent Senator Coleman Young II.   It was the only televised debate before the upcoming election.

WDIV anchor Devin Scillian moderated the debate, originating from the WDIV studios in downtown Detroit.  Panelists included WDIV Anchor Kimberly Gill, Bridge Magazine Urban Affairs Reporter Chastity Pratt Dawsey and The Detroit News City Hall Reporter Christine Ferretti.

The live event aired on both WDIV and Detroit Public Television and was streamed live on ClickOnDetroit.com, detnews.com and dptv.org.