Detroit native Pete Saunders makes the case that poor planning put the nail in Motown's casket.
Feb 25, 2012 Urbanophile
<p>Philadelphia has struggled to deal with its large supply of derelict housing, and it serves as a lesson for lawmakers when they try to find ways to stop neighborhoods from deteriorating.</p>
Jun 28, 2008 The Wall Street Journal
<p>Urban decay blankets much of downtown Detroit. More and more people are pushing for adaptive reuse of the aging and underused buildings, but some city policies may get in the way.</p>
Jun 19, 2008 The Next American City