A vacant home in Detroit's Brightmoor neighborhood. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Detroit Police, Volunteers To Board Up Houses Near Elementary School

The officers and volunteers will board up about 20 vacant houses Saturday near Neinas Elementary to make routes taken by children to the school safer.

CBS Detroit–04/18/2015

(credit: istock)

As Angel’s Night Approaches, Neighborhoods Ready Legion Of Watchful Volunteers

With the annual Angel’s Night campaign in Detroit beginning this week, a final push is underway for additional volunteers to patrol the streets and keep an eye on vacant structures.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/27/2014

Luther Keith talks about the 'Arise Detroit Neighborhoods,' event. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

ARISE Detroit Plans Over 70 Detroit Beautification Projects For Saturday

In addition to more than 70 beautification projects, there will be festivals, health fairs and entertainment events that day

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2014

Love Thy Neighbor? 4 In 10 Americans Aren’t So Sure

Getting along with your neighbors isn’t always easy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2013

Detroit Takes Top Spots On List Of Most Dangerous Neighborhoods In America

It’s a clean sweep for Detroit, but nothing to be proud of, as the city takes the top three spots on a list of the most dangerous neighborhoods in America.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2013

Dave Bing (WWJ, File)

Detroit Setting Services By Neighborhood Condition

Detroit officials’ are progressing with plans to give the neighborhoods they consider healthy a different level of service to that provided in more blighted areas, the city said Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2011

(WWJ Photo/Florence Walton)

Bank Offers Grants In 5 Detroit Neighborhoods

WWJ’s Florence Walton reports that Citizens Bank will offer the grant for pre-approved exterior improvement projects.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2011


Survey: Majority Of People Will Help Neighbors

With rising concerns of debt ceiling uncertainty, a new survey looks at how well we know the people who live around us.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2011

(WWJ Photo, File)

Detroit Neighborhoods Hope For Federal Help

Detroit residents are waiting to hear which Detroit neighborhoods will be chosen to receive help from Washington, D.C..

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/12/2011

Latest Reshaping Detroit Meeting More Organized

Another standing room-only crowd came out to hear and discuss plans for Detroit’s future as part of Mayor Dave Bing’s Detroit Works Project.