MDOT Receives $1M Innovation Grant For Second Avenue Bridge Project In DetroitOver the next 18 months, the Michigan Department of Transportation will be replacing the bridge that was originally constructed in 1954.
Detroit Will Receive Nearly $1M In Grants To Support Recycling ExpansionGov. Gretchen Whitmer and state legislators want to double Michigan’s recycling rate to 30% by 2025 and ultimately reach 45% annually.
Michigan Awarded $1.65M Hereditary Cancer Grant By CDCThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Lifecourse Epidemiology and Genomics Division has received a $1.65 million grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The funds will be used to increase screening for family cancer history, and the use of genetic counseling and testing for hereditary cancer syndromes over the next three years.
A Michigan Man Has Been Charged With Murder Using A CrossbowA 20-year-old man from Grant, Michigan has been charged in the fatal crossbow shooting of an acquaintance.
$2.3 Million Grant To Fund Habitat Restoration On Detroit River IslandsThe National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is awarding $2.3 million to restore habitats in the Stony Island upper bay, off Grosse Ile Township.
Mayor Delivers First Post-Bankruptcy Address: Announces New HUD Loan ProgramMayor Mike Duggan announced a new HUD program to grant loans to low income homeowners who want to make home improvements.
Flint Schools Make Payroll Thanks To Last-Minute GrantInterim Superintendent Larry Watkins says the money was released from the state and hit the Flint School District's books on Monday.
City Of Detroit To See Portion Of Lead Abatement AidThirty-nine state and local agencies are getting $112 million under several programs designed to reduce the risk of lead exposure to children and families.
New Program Aids Transition From Prison To Productivity A new grant is allowing some homeless to get off the street and into a new apartment.
Five Michigan Universities Get NSF Grant To Boost Minority STEM SuccessThe National Science Foundation has awarded a $1.32 million grant to five Michigan universities for a project that will increase the academic success of underrepresented minority graduate students and postdoctoral scholars in STEM (science, technology , engineering, and mathematics) fields, as well as women graduate students in gender-imbalanced fields.
Community Colleges Receive Grant From Department Of LaborManufacturing training is on the rise for Macomb Community College along with seven other community colleges in Michigan.