Michigan Cities' Four-Point Urban Agenda

Detroit's Kilpatrick and Grand Rapids' Heartwell partner for urban progress.
November 14, 2004, 5am PST | Chris Steins | @urbaninsight
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Vowing to speed Michigan's transformation into a global economic power, the mayors of the state's two largest cities said they are pushing a four-point urban agenda for reviving Michigan cities. Appearing before the Grand Rapids Economic Club, Mayors Kilpatrick and Heartwell said that they would co-chair the Urban Core Mayors group and advance policies that modernize the state's tax code and boost public transportation, inner city schools, and 21st-century economic opportunities.

Thanks to Keith Schneider

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Published on Friday, November 12, 2004 in Michigan Land Use Institute


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