Detroit Economic Growth Corporation

Dave Egner, Executive Director of NEI, speaks with Fred Pinkston from Sherwood Prototype. (Photo courtesy of New Economy Initiative.)

Deadline Nearing For Businesses To Apply For An NEI Challenge Award

Existing businesses in Detroit, Hamtramck and Highland Park can enter in the NEIdeas: Rewarding Ideas for Business Growth challenge to win cash awards to help grow their business.

CBS Detroit–06/01/2015

Detroit downtown

Report: Greater Downtown Detroit Near Full Residential Occupancy

Greater Downtown Detroit continues to see strong residential occupancy rates, and dropping commercial vacancy rates, according to a new report.

CBS 62–03/23/2015

L. Brooks Patterson (left), Rodrick Miller and Bankole Thompson joins host Carol Cain on Michigan Matters. It airs 11:30 a.m. Sunday on CBS 62.

‘Michigan Matters’ Focus: Patterson Bristles At Judge’s Order To Muzzle

“Gagging a politician probably violates the 8th Amendment to the Constitution which prohibits cruel and unusual punishment,” said Patterson during taping of “Michigan Matters.”

CBS Detroit–02/13/2015

(courtesy Detroit Economic Growth Corp.)

Plans Revealed For Redevelopment Of Tiger Stadium Site

Larson Realty Group and a team of construction firms and architects have been selected by the Economic Development Corporation (EDC) of Detroit to develop the Michigan and Trumbull blocks of the historic Tiger Stadium site. […]


A view of Navin Field in Detroit (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell) FILE PHOTO

Meeting Will Bring Development Of Old Tiger Stadium Site One Step Closer

The process will include selecting a developer to present bids that will include retail, commercial and residential developments.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2014

(credit: CBS Detroit/istock)

Proposed I-375 Freeway Designs Released

One of downtown Detroit’s main arteries may have an extreme makeover and the public is invited to share their thoughts on proposed

CBS Detroit–06/09/2014

Michigan Chronicle's Pancakes & Politics Urban Revitalization: Strengthening Our Core

Michigan Matters Preview: Pancakes & Politics – Detroit Economic Development

This week on Michigan Matters, host Carol Cain will recap the first Michigan Chronicle “Pancakes and Politics” Breakfast Forum featuring five well-known leaders discussing the opportunities and challenges facing Detroit.


Pancakes And Politics Carol Cain Big Four

Michigan Matters Recap Of Pancakes & Politics Forum: Gilbert, Jackson, Mosey

This week on Michigan Matters, Carol Cain and the crew travel to the Detroit Athletic Club for another edition of the Michigan Chronicle’s Pancakes and Politics Breakfast Forum.

CBS 62–04/26/2013

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Chevrolet “Pitching In” To Help Refurbish Youth Baseball Field

Chevrolet will help refurbish part of the Jayne Field youth baseball complex on Detroit’s east side with a financial contribution and volunteers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2011

New Street Lights To Brighten Detroit

The Detroit Economic Growth Corporation says the newer, more energy efficient lamps will provide the city significant savings.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2011