The Detroit Free Press

Despite a lack of cooperation on regional transit issues, Detroit area transportation agencies can find a way to fix the region's broken system, according to a panel of officials and experts.
Aug 12, 2011   The Detroit Free Press
<p>A HUD plan that allows municipalities to buy up foreclosed homes for just $1 is causing controversy in Wayne County, Michigan, where cities and counties are fighting over who is best suited to take over abandoned homes.</p>
Apr 16, 2008   The Detroit Free Press
<p>If local officials don't come together with a workable plan, Detroit may just blow its last chance to implement a regional transportation system.</p>
Apr 16, 2008   The Detroit Free Press
<p>The suburban Detroit town of Wixom is looking to lure in residents by creating dense downtown living.</p>
Mar 18, 2008   The Detroit Free Press
<p>This series from <em>The Detroit Free Press</em> looks at the state of the city that is both struggling and succeeding.</p>
Jan 23, 2008   The Detroit Free Press
<p>Detroit city officials have approved a plan to recycle the city's waste sludge into fertilizer.</p>
Nov 23, 2007   The Detroit Free Press
<p>Detroit is planning to sell off nearly 100 of its public parks to make way for redevelopment. The mostly small, pocket parks have been increasingly abandoned as their neighborhoods decline in population.</p>
Oct 26, 2007   The Detroit Free Press
<p>A new report from the Urban Land Institute says that even with increased fuel efficiency in cars, an increasing rate of vehicle miles traveled due to sprawling development will counteract any reductions in emissions.</p>
Sep 21, 2007   The Detroit Free Press
<p>Cities reconsider the economics behind free citywide Wi-Fi networks. Plans have already fallen through in Chicago and San Francisco, and more are expected to follow.</p>
Sep 2, 2007   The Detroit Free Press
<p>Urban farming takes root in Detroit.</p>
Aug 27, 2007   The Detroit Free Press
<p>The Detroit Free Press looks back on the city's much-maligned public transit system after 20 years of service.</p>
Jul 24, 2007   The Detroit Free Press