CHICAGO — The Detroit suburb of Hamtramck has pressed Michigan officials to allow it to become the state’s first city to file for bankruptcy. Now it has reached a financial agreement with Detroit that, together with a hoped-for $2.5 million state loan, could stabilize its finances for at least the next 10 months.

Both measures will smooth out Hamtramck’s finances over the next several months. But whether the city will remain solvent after that remains uncertain, according to city manager Bill Cooper.

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