CHICAGO — Michigan Treasurer Andy Dillon last week recommended that Gov. Rick Snyder send a review team to investigate the city of Allen Park, which is on the brink of running out of cash as it struggles to cover payments on bonds issued for a failed film studio.

A review team is the first step toward possible appointment of an emergency manager and a full state takeover. Dillon recommended the move after saying a preliminary investigation, launched in early May, found that the city faces "probable fiscal stress."

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