New Program Provides Funding To Improve Detroit NeighborhoodsBlock clubs, neighborhood associations and non-profits can apply for grants ranging from $500 to $15,000 to revitalize their communities.
Detroit Is Largest US City To Challenge 2020 Census NumbersMajority-Black Detroit has become the largest U.S. city to challenge its figures from the 2020 census following a national head count in which the U.S. Census Bureau acknowledges that a higher percentage of African Americans were undercounted than last decade, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
Rite Aid Donates $900K To Support Healthy Food Programs In DetroitTwo programs that provide access to food in Detroit neighborhoods will share $900,000 from Rite Aid Healthy Futures.
One Year After Approval, Proposal N Reaching Detroit NeighborhoodsAnother step is being made toward helping the City of Detroit be safe.
GM To Invest $50M In Detroit Education, Jobs, NeighborhoodsGeneral Motors Corp. plans to invest $50 million by 2025 to help improve access to education in Detroit, employment opportunities, and city neighborhoods.
Mint Artists Guild Launches 'Art In Windows' Exhibition In 4 Detroit NeighborhoodsMint Artists Guild, a local nonprofit in Detroit, launched its Art in Windows art show, a series of neighborhood wandering art events that showcase creative youth art and independent businesses.
Detroit Alley Clean-Up Effort Supported By Community LeadersAlleys were created to be a path to backyards and garages but thousands of them are no longer walkable and blocked with junk and debris but now the city is stepping in to clear-out and clean-up.
Detroit Mayor Says ‘Yes’ To Proposal N, Community Advocates Say ‘No’Proposal N is about Detroit neighborhoods and cleaning up the eyesore driving property values down in the city. But some community advocates are calling on Detroiters to vote no on the $250 million bond proposal while telling city officials to go back to the drawing board on a new demolition plan.
Kresge Foundation Commits $2.2 Million For Detroit Revitalization, Neighborhoods"The revival of neighborhoods is necessarily a basis for revitalization of the city as a whole."
Best Neighborhoods To Trick-Or-Treat In DetroitDetroit has a long history with Halloween night... here are the best places to head out this year.
Detroit Launching Zero-Interest Loan Program To Help Repair Homes, Improve NeighborhoodsLive in Detroit? Need a hand fixing up the house? Help is coming.
Detroit Rising: WWJ News Special Examines Transforming Detroit NeighborhoodsThe people and programs seeking to transform city neighborhoods were the focus of “Detroit Rising" — a one-hour radio special, heard on WWJ-950 in collaboration with ARISE Detroit!
Detroit Neighborhood Fights To Save Community CenterFor 30 years the nationally honored Ravendale Community Center on Detroit's east side has provided services to residents -- but it's fallen on hard times and may have to close.
Volunteers Bring Help, Hope To Detroit NeighborhoodsTeam 313 has been mowing lawns and helping residents clean up their neighborhoods around the city.
Feedback Sought On Plan To Improve DetroitDetroit residents are getting a chance to voice their opinions about Detroit neighborhoods.