Riverside Park

Detroit residents speak before City Council about a proposed land swap. credit: (Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Detroit City Council Approves Controversial Ambassador Bridge Land Swap Deal

Some say it’s a good deal for Detroit while other argue City Council settled for peanuts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2015

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Beer Festival Gets Frothy In Ypsilanti’s Riverside Park This Weekend

The annual Beer Festival kicks off this weekend in Ypsilanti Riverside Park in the historic Depot Town.

CBS Detroit–07/23/2015

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Ambassador Bridge Owner’s Companies Pay Fines To Detroit

The payments came during talks between the city and Moroun’s International Bridge Co. over a land transfer deal.


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Best Literary Landmarks In Detroit

You don’t have to go to New York or Chicago to find locations that have been immortalized in verse or novels. There are plenty of places here in Detroit that have inspired writers of all types.


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Contamination Forces Closure Of Riverside Park

The discovery of contaminated soil and groundwater at Detroit’s Riverside Park has forced the city to temporarily close it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/22/2012

Body Found In Detroit’s Riverside Park

A body has been found floating near a boat launch at Detroit’s Riverside Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2011