The historic Murray townhomes had stood vacant for decades before its recently-completed $4.6M renovation. The Murray consists of 12 townhomes, three of which are designated for affordable housing. It is located at on Porter Street, a block east of Clark Park in southwest Detroit. A special ceremony celebrating the grand opening of The Murray was held on July 22. Mayor Duggan, Southwest Solutions CEO Sean de Four, developers W. Emery Matthews and Stan Edwards of Real Estate Interests, and others spoke at the event. In addition to recognizing the significance of The Murray revitalization for the community, Mayor Duggan announced a new $3.3M investment in Clark Park, which will get a new playground, splash pad, fitness area, and walkway and entry improvements.
First Forecast Weather July 1, 2022 (Today)Morning sun gives way to afternoon showers and storms. Chief Meteorologist Karen Carter pinpoints when you can expect the cold front to pass through. cbsdetroit.com/weather
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Study Suggests Replacing Michigan's Fuel Tax With Mileage-Based User FeesA new study is looking into replacing Michigan's fuel tax with charging drivers for how much they use the roads.
Missing Daughter Of Wayne County Sergeant Found SafeOfficials say 17-year-old Gabrielle Greene, the daughter of a Wayne County sergeant, has been found safe after she was reported missing nearly a week ago.
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy Seeks Additional Funding To Investigate LGBTQ Hate CrimesThe Fair Michigan Justice Project is a collaboration between Fair Michigan and the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office.
First Monkeypox Case Confirmed In Michigan: How To Keep Your Family SafeMore than 5,000 cases have been confirmed in countries across the globe.
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Detroit Announces City's First Income-Based Water Affordability PlanThe city of Detroit and the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department launched the city's first income-based water affordability plan, officials announced Tuesday.
Michigan Supreme Court Says Indictments Invalid In Flint Water ScandalA judge had no authority to issue indictments in the Flint water scandal, the Michigan Supreme Court said Tuesday, wiping out charges against former Gov. Rick Snyder, his health director and seven other people.
City Of Detroit Secures $12.1 Million To Support 6 Affordable Housing ProjectsNearly 500 units of affordable housing are in development in Detroit thanks to additional funding.
Wayne County Sergeant Searches For Missing DaughterGabrielle Greene, 17, went missing Saturday from her home in Rochester Hills.
Crime Without Punishment - Detroit Homicide Clearance RateDetroit Police Department's clearance rate increased to 42.4% in 2020 compared to the previous 5 years, FBI data reveals.
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Biden Announces Nearly $3 Billion To Address Food ShortagesLeaders of G7 countries are ear-marking up to $5 billion in funds to help address global food insecurity.
Whitmer Asks Michigan Supreme Court To End 'Confusion' Of Abortion Ban In StateMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is again urging the state Supreme Court to consider her lawsuit on abortion rights, citing confusion among county prosecutors and medical providers on the current status of abortion in the state.
The Council Of Baptist Pastors Of Detroit And Vicinity Celebrate Its Year-Long 'Take The Shot' InitiativeThe Council of Baptist Pastors of Detroit and Vicinity, under the leadership of Rev Dr. Steve Bland Jr., is celebrating its year-long "Take the Shot" initiative, which was aimed at increasing the number of individuals receiving the COVID-19 vaccine in Metro Detroit.
City Of Detroit Offering COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments For Children 6 Months & OlderCOVID-19 vaccine appointments will now be offered for children six months and older in Detroit, the city announced Tuesday.
Ways To Save While On VacationThe costs of just about everything is up, making it even more expensive to take the family away for a summer vacation.
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The State Of Teacher Pay: Michigan Ranks 41st In Nation For Average Starting SalaryRight now, schools across Michigan are working to fill open teaching positions in time for the start of the school year, and pay is a main factor in attracting teachers to fill those positions.
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Tony Hawk Stops In Detroit For Grand Opening Of Chandler Park SkateparkThe City of Detroit celebrated the grand opening of the new Chandler Park Skatepark with the help of legendary skateboarder Tony Hawk.
Detroit Police Department To Hold Abandoned Vehicle Auctions Beginning June 28The Detroit Police Department will be auctioning off dozens of cars, trucks and motorcycles across the city.
Michigan Gas Prices Down 11 Cents From Last Week Ahead Of July 4th WeekendMichigan's average gas price is trending downward, dropping by 11 cents ahead of the Fourth of July weekend.