Belle Isle Conservancy

Belle Isle Conservatory (credit: Roberta Jasina/WWJ)

What Should The Future Hold For Detroit’s Belle Isle? Public Input Wanted

Members of the public are invited Tuesday and Wednesday evening to share what they think the popular park should provide as officials make plans for “Detroit’s jewel.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2015

Residents gather in a Detroit church to voice concerns about the Grand Prix Race. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

City Residents Voice Concerns Around Hosting, Set Up Of Grand Prix Race On Belle Isle

Residents voiced concerns about practical issues surrounding the Grand Prix Race in Detroit.

CBS Detroit–07/09/2015

Belle Isle Conservatory (credit: Roberta Jasina/WWJ)

Hotel, Restaurants Considered As New York Consultant Develops Plan For Detroit’s Belle Isle

“Everything’s on the table at the moment,” says Belle Isle Conservancy president Michele Hodges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/18/2015

Sarah Earley, Chairwoman of the Belle Isle Conservancy, with host Carol Cain on the "Michigan Matters' set, discusses the island park and its future. (credit: James C. Turner/CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters’ Focus: Belle Isle’s Luster Grows Amid State Stewardship

Despite its controversial genesis of Michigan taking over Belle Isle as a state park amid Detroit’s bankruptcy last year, the end result has been positive.

09/12/2014

Nigel Francis, Debbie Holton, John Billings and Carol Cain on the Michigan Matters set. (credit: CBS 62)

Watch Michigan Matters: Future Of Manufacturing

What’s the future of manufacturing in Michigan? This week on Michigan Matters, host Carol Cain get the answers.

05/30/2014

Belle Isle bridge. (Credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ)

Best Local Trivia About Detroit

There are lots of cities across the country that claim to have interesting trivia, but when it comes to Detroit, we win hands down. From roadways to floating post offices, the Motorcity wins out every time.

02/08/2014

Client Wins From October 24

New business earned by Michigan’s technology-focused companies

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2012

Belle Isle

Michigan Matters: Gov. Snyder’s Plan For Belle Isle

Belle Isle is the largest island park in the United States. It’s been a jewel of our region for centuries. But much is about to change under Gov. Rick Snyder’s watch.

CBS 62–05/25/2012

Belle Isle

Michigan Matters: Belle Isle

Belle Isle is the largest island park in the United States. It’s been a jewel of our region for centuries. But much is about to change under Gov. Rick Snyder’s watch.

CBS 62–05/18/2012