$250,000 Effort Planned For Eastern Market

Eastern Market Corp. will use $250,000 from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation to update and enhance a 2008 development plan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2014

A general view of the stands at Tiger Stadium prior to the final baseball game played at the 87 year old Tiger Stadium as the Detroit Tigets host the Kansas City Royals on September 27, 1999 in Detroit, Michigan.  There was 6,873 games played at the corner of Michigan and Trumbul streets. The Tigers won the game 8-2.   (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Gettyimages)

As Ideas Pour In For Tiger Stadium Site, Outgoing Detroit Economic Club CEO Favors Diversity

Some new ideas are on the table for the old Tiger Stadium in Detroit’s historic Corktown.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2014


8 Michigan Cities To Get Help On Development Projects

Eight Michigan cities have been selected to receive technical assistance with key economic development projects.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2013

Earvin "Magic" Johnson (Credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Magic Johnson Behind Detroit Development Plan

Hall-of-Fame basketball player turned businessman Earvin “Magic” Johnson is part of a group that’s submitted a proposal to redevelop the former Michigan State Fairgrounds site in Detroit.

CBS Detroit–08/31/2012


IAS Offers $1M Tech Services Assistance for Michigan Not-For-Profits

In an effort to assist Michigan based non-profit organizations and corporations, and to accelerate its GreenHost energy savings initiative, Internet Applications & Solutions Inc. announced Thursday it is doubling its previous level of in-kind host, development and IT support assistance to $1 million for 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/19/2012

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Report: Mich. Tops Nation For Research & Development Projects

When it comes to research and development, look no further than Michigan. As WWJ’s Rob Sanford reports, the state is a hotbed for “R and D” projects.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2012

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Port Huron Scraps Plans For $28M Aquarium Project

Port Huron officials say they’re scrapping plans for a $28 million aquarium development in the city — for now.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/02/2011

Detroit's Midtown area, near Cass and Willis. (WWJ Photo/Marie Osborne, File)

Plans Unveiled For Midtown Detroit Development

The growing Midtown Detroit area will be the home of a new $12 million, 56,000-square foot retail and residential development.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/13/2011


ALTe In New Electric Hybrid Powertrain Project

Auburn Hills-based ALTe LLC said last week that it has a new hybrid powetrain development project with Pacific Gas & Electric Co. to help validate its powertrain for vehicle fleets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2011

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Bing Details Neighborhood Development Plans

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing has just announced his latest plans to reshape the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2011