Robbie Perkins http://wunc.org en Greensboro Mayor Files For Bankruptcy http://wunc.org/post/greensboro-mayor-files-bankruptcy <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Robbie Perkins, the first-term mayor of Greensboro, filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy last Friday in Federal Court. The mayor says his total debt is between $10.6 and $10.8 million. The financial trouble is partly personal and largely professional. &nbsp;Perkins owes several million dollars to banks for multiple property deals approximately $644,000 on a home mortgage and nearly $200,000 to the IRS.</span></p> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 11:11:37 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 13414 at http://wunc.org Greensboro Mayor Files For Bankruptcy Greensboro Mayor Faces Personal Home Foreclosure http://wunc.org/post/greensboro-mayor-faces-personal-home-foreclosure-0 <p>The mayor of Greensboro is trying to avoid having his home foreclosed on while paying down his debts to the IRS.<br><br>Mayor Robbie Perkins has been in commercial real estate for 32 years. He says an industry depression combined with a split from his wife has left him in a bad financial circumstance. The IRS put a lien on his Greensboro home early this year in an effort to get him to pay some of the $86,000 he owed in federal taxes.<br> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 10:10:00 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 4601 at http://wunc.org Greensboro Getting a New Mayor http://wunc.org/post/greensboro-getting-new-mayor <p>Voters in Greensboro have elected a new mayor.<br> Wed, 09 Nov 2011 09:45:00 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 7251 at http://wunc.org