Detroit Artwork Calls For Demolition Of Blighted HomesAn artist known for his controversial artwork in Detroit has completed another project that calls for the demolition of abandoned homes while also commenting on the upcoming presidential election.
Blight Removal Efforts Planned For Detroit's Brightmoor AreaAbout two dozen blighted homes on Detroit's northwest side are expected to be razed and scores of lots cleared as part of a project paid for with private donations.
Brightmoor Resident Shames Alleged Dumpers, Prostitutes And Johns On YouTubeJonathan Pommerville lives in Brightmoor on Detroit's nortwest side. Some say it's one of the most dangerous neighborhoods in the city. With a cell phone camera and the volunteers of Northwest Brightmoor Renaissance he hopes to clean up his street.
Home Demolitions Turn Detroit Into Blank CanvasThe huge demolition project holds the potential to transform Detroit into an urban-redevelopment like the nation has never seen.
Detroit Blight Authority Targets Brightmoor NeighborhoodThe Detroit Blight Authority is hoping to knock down 67 blighted buildings and clear 21 blocks of brush and debris by the spring.
Detroit Rising: WWJ News Special Examines Transforming Detroit NeighborhoodsThe people and programs seeking to transform city neighborhoods were the focus of “Detroit Rising" — a one-hour radio special, heard on WWJ-950 in collaboration with ARISE Detroit!
Man Fatally Attacked In Detroit's Brightmoor NeighborhoodAt the time of the attack, a 6-year-old and 9-year-old child were inside the house with their mother.
TechTown Expands SWOT City Program To East Jefferson Commercial CorridorTechTown announced it has expanded its SWOT City program to Detroit’s East Jefferson commercial corridor through a new engagement with the Jefferson East Business Association. SWOT City works to strengthen Detroit’s small business districts by offering acceleration services through partnerships with local community or economic development organizations.