Focus: HOPE's Center for Advanced Technologies. (Photo by Focus: HOPE on Wikipedia).

UM Funds Sustainability Projects At Focus: HOPE

The University of Michigan’s Graham Sustainability Institute has selected six faculty-led research projects to join with Focus: HOPE, a nationally recognized civil and human rights organization, on a Detroit community development initiative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2012


MEDC Grant To Help Renovate Detroit Theater

The Michigan Economic Development Corp. Wednesday announced that the Michigan Strategic Fund has approved a $750,000 Michigan Community Revitalization Program incentive for the redevelopment of the Garden Theater in Detroit that will generate up to $12.3 million in new private investment, adding up to 84 new full time jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2012

Tri-County Summit Discusses Region’s Future

The troubling property tax values, and potential for mass transportation in Southeastern Michigan were among the issues discussed at the 10th Tri-County Summit between leaders of Macomb, Oakland and Wayne Counties.