March 24, 2016, 12pm PDT
After three years, an ambitious placemaking plan for downtown Detroit has delivered results, but not as quickly as its architects hoped.
December 23, 2015, 12pm PST
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization has recognized the singularity of Detroit, dubbing the motor city the country's first "City of Design."
January 19, 2015, 6am PST
Stakeholders in Michigan have bought in to the innovation district concept.
August 2, 2011, 9am PDT
Last week, Detroit Mayor Dave Bing released the much anticipated Detroit Works Project for "shrinking" the city. Reporter Nancy Kaffer says it isn't quite what everyone was expecting.
October 16, 2009, 8am PDT
Speaking to the Detroit Economic Club recently, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood addressed high-speed rail, Detroit's bus crisis, and the economic future of the area.
October 31, 2005, 2pm PST
Calthorpe Associates has been hired to develop an updated downtown plan for one of the USA's quintessential college towns.