New Center Area

Detroit Police Make 43 Arrests In Raids On Drug Houses

Fifteen suspected drug houses are raided by Detroit Police, near the New Center Area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2014

One Person Arrested In New Center Bomb Scare, Evacuation

Police have a suspect in custody in connection with a threat at Detroit’s New Center One building.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2014

Artist rendering of the Woodward Light Rail. (Credit:

Below-Ground Work Starts On Detroit Light Rail

Below-ground utility relocation is underway on a 3.3-mile light rail system that will run from Detroit’s downtown riverfront to the city’s New Center area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2013

Booths set up as part of Arise Detroit Neighborhoods Day. (WWJ: Beth Fisher)

Arise Detroit Neighborhoods Day In Full Swing In New Center Area

It’s the fifth annual Arise Detroit Neighborhoods Day. The festival is full of food, music and information about dealing with daily issues.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2011