What’s ahead for Detroit, Grand Rapids, Pontiac and other urban cities in Michigan?  Find out on a special “Michigan Matters: Pancakes and Politics” edition that features highlights from the April 26, 2012 event on Urban Revitalization:  Strengthening Our Core.

Urban renewal experts including Harvey Hollins (Director, Michigan Office of Urban and Metropolitan Initiatives); George Jackson Jr. (President/CEO, Detroit Economic Growth Development Corp); Tim Terrentine (Vice President, Southwest Michigan First); and H. James Williams (Dean, Skidman College of Business at Grand Valley State College) share their thoughts with moderator Carol Cain on this vital issue.

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