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Detroit Future City

Ashley Woods

This Is What Detroit Could Look Like In 2033 | Ashley Woods | Posted 11.29.2013 | Business

If you've never been to Detroit and only know what you see in the news, a story about the city's future could seem confusing. Detroit is bankrupt. ...

With Two Strikes Against It, Detroit Future City Must Connect With Concerns of Citizens

Patrick Geans-Ali | Posted 06.11.2013 | Detroit
Patrick Geans-Ali

How can you design a plan to revitalize the city and attract people to live here without addressing the pollution emanating from the industrial corridor and the Detroit Incinerator, which are so near the areas highlighted for redevelopment like Southwest Detroit and Mid-town?

Urbanists vs. Technocrats in Detroit

Mitch McEwen | Posted 06.02.2013 | Detroit
Mitch McEwen

Effectively, what we are seeing in Detroit are two different disciplines -- abstract finance on one hand and urban planning and design on the other -- telling two very different stories about the same city.

David Sands

Inside Detroit's Growing Biotech Industry | David Sands | Posted 01.28.2013 | Detroit

It's alive! The Detroit area is becoming a national hub for biotechnology, the field that merges life science research with medical technique to form ...

It Starts With Justice

Paul Ruth | Posted 03.25.2013 | Detroit
Paul Ruth

The attitude that one neighborhood is safer than the other and that it is each community's own crime issue to be dealt within isolation. It is the muggers and thugs being told to hit the 8 mile.

Detroit Future City Is Full of Small Mistakes

Jason Lorimer | Posted 03.24.2013 | Detroit
Jason Lorimer

Picture a Detroit full of small mistakes. What if, as an existing or would-be community developer, I could be inspired and informed on an issue that affects me and my fellow citizens?

State Rep. Makes Appeal Regarding Detroit Future City Framework Implementation

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 01.10.2013 | Detroit

Michigan State Rep. Alberta Tinsley-Talabi (D-Detroit) responded to release of the Detroit Future City framework Wednesday with an appeal to city and ...

David Sands

Kresge Makes HUGE Investment In Detroit's Future | David Sands | Posted 01.09.2013 | Detroit

The Kresge Foundation has pledged $150 million to aid in the implementation of a long-ranging, comprehensive framework for Detroit's future. The Detro...

Ashley Woods

Imagining The Detroit Of The Future | Ashley Woods | Posted 01.09.2013 | Detroit

What will Detroit look like tomorrow? In 10 years? Or even 50? After more than two years of mapping, scheming, surveying and re-imagining, not to m...