Detroit Works Project

Detroit Expands Curb-Side Recycling ProgramStarting this week, about 5,000 households on the city's northwest side will join the 24,000 homes that already have their recycling picked up.
Feedback Sought On Plan To Improve DetroitDetroit residents are getting a chance to voice their opinions about Detroit neighborhoods.
175 Acres In Detroit Could Be Used To Grow TimberA company that wants to put vacant Detroit land to agricultural use may be allowed to buy about 175 acres on which to grow and harvest timber under a plan expected to be considered soon.
Community Conversations Aim To Reshape DetroitThe sessions focus on how to make city neighborhoods more viable, how to keep current residents and attract new ones, and how to re-energize the city's economy.
Detroit Residents Invited To Discuss Problems, Suggest ImprovementsRepresentatives of the Detroit Works long-term planning team will share new research with residents and give them an opportunity to weigh in on what improvements they would like to see in their neighborhood.
An Inside Look At The Detroit Works ProjectWWJ got a closer look at the Detroit Works Project, and learned how more than 150 people are taking advantage of matching grants to make improvements to their homes in the city's core neighborhoods.
Media Genesis Develops Web Site for New Detroit Grant ProgramMedia Genesis, a Troy-based Internet services firm, collaborated with Citizens Bank and The Detroit Works Project to brand, design and build the “Call it Home” Web site
Chase Bank Donates $1M To Move Workers Back To DetroitChase bank is making a $1 million donation to help Detroit Police Officers and city workers move back into the city.
Bing Details Neighborhood Development PlansDetroit Mayor Dave Bing has just announced his latest plans to reshape the city.
Detroit Turning Off The Lights?Shutting off water lines, turning off streets lights and eliminating roads are some of the options being considered as part of Detroit Mayor Dave Bing's efforts to reshape the city.
More Meetings Planned On Reshaping DetroitAnother round of community meetings is planned as part of Detroit Mayor Dave Bing's plans for reshaping the city.
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