Detroit Works

Detroit Expands Curb-Side Recycling Program

Starting 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2012

Marja Winters (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

An Inside Look At The Detroit Works Project

WWJ 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2012

Jobless Rate Dips Amid Sluggish Jobs Growth

The U.S. Labor Department says the economy added 80,000 jobs last month, the fewest in four months.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/04/2011

WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas

Chase Bank Donates $1M To Move Workers Back To Detroit

Chase bank is making a $1 million donation to help Detroit Police Officers and city workers move back into the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/18/2011


Bing’s Plan To Reshape Detroit Moves Forward

One neighborhood chosen to be part of Detroit’s effort to reshape the city wants top priority given to what they see as a major problem in their community.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2011


Detroit Mayor’s Plans To Reshape City

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing says he will seek a second term – but, right now, he’s focused on revitalizing the city with 7 to 9 core population areas. It’s part of his larger Detroit Works […]


Bing Announces “Detroit Works” Project

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing outlined his plan to redefine the way the City of Detroit looks and operates.  Mayor Bing calls it “the most important challenge facing this administration.”