Parolees, Probationers To Join In Detroit Blight CleanupParolees and probationers are expected to join law enforcement officials and a Detroit neighborhood group to help eliminate blight in the city.
Detroit Home Sells for Over $100K In City's Fight Against BlightMayor Mike Duggan's Building Detroit home auction program sold a house for a record $135,000 in Detroit's Boston-Edison District.
Report: Detroit Spent Big Money To Renovate Homes Sold At Fraction Of Price Detroit spent as much as $537,000 per home renovating 30 houses starting in 2011 under a federal program to fight blight before selling most for less than $100,000 each.
Task Force: Blight Removal In Detroit Will Cost $850 Million"We're going to find the money, and we're going to get it done," said Detroit businessman Dan Gilbert.
Dismissed By Detroit, Blight Authority Begins Work In PontiacBill Pulte said they cleared about 1,000 lots in Detroit. Now, they'll help to revive Pontiac block by block.
Detroit To Sue 'Owner Of Every Single Abandoned House' In Fight Vs. BlightDetroit Mayor Mike Duggan is taking drastic measures in his effort to revitalize the bankrupt city.
Home Demolitions Turn Detroit Into Blank CanvasThe huge demolition project holds the potential to transform Detroit into an urban-redevelopment like the nation has never seen.
Demolition Underway On Remaining Brewster-Douglass BuildingsThe final phase of demolition has begun for an iconic vacant Detroit housing project along I-75.
Detroit Blight Authority Targets Brightmoor NeighborhoodThe Detroit Blight Authority is hoping to knock down 67 blighted buildings and clear 21 blocks of brush and debris by the spring.
Motor City Mapping Task Force Takes Stock Of Blighted BuildingsIn the last month, the Detroit Blight Removal Task Force's "Motor City Mapping" survey teams have surveyed over half of the 380,217 buildings and vacant lots in Detroit.
Dilapidated Packard Plant Property Finally SoldIt's taken months, but the sale of the old Packard Plant on Detroit's east side is complete.
2nd Phase Of Demolition Underway At Iconic Detroit Housing Project"It was a community where people came together to help one another."
Anti-Blight Bills Headed To Snyder's DeskMichigan is close to enacting new laws to subject violators to potential jail time and streamline procedures to garnish their wages.
Prospective Packard Plant Buyer Plans To Live At SiteA prospective buyer of a sprawling former car plant that for years has been a symbol of Detroit's decline says he plans to live at the site as he redevelops the property.
Chicago Man Misses Deadline For Packard PlantOfficials have turned to yet another bidder after a Chicago developer missed a payment deadline in his bid for the crumbling Packard Plant.