Author archive for Bridge Magazine

  • Michigan Republicans won’t pass marijuana bill. Voters to decide in November.

    The ballot proposal would allow Michiganders over the age of 21 to have, use, grow and sell marijuana for recreational…

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  • Foreclosed for the cost of an iPhone. That’s life in Wayne County.

    “I’m almost 70 and here I am, being evicted out of my own house,” – Antoinette Coleman

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  • Michigan leaders want to make crumbling Detroit fort into national park

    One idea gaining momentum: Making the fort a national park, said state Rep. Stephanie Chang, D-Detroit.

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  • A new bridge is dawning in Detroit. Matty Moroun isn’t the only one unhappy.

    “I don’t believe that in 2018 in America, people should be living in the shadow of belching industry,”

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  • One year in, Detroit’s QLine falling well short of expectations

    …the streetcar fell well short of expectations of 5,000 to 8,000 riders per day.

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  • Here’s who has endorsed Republican candidates for Michigan governor

    The GOP gubernatorial primary race is heating up…

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  • Detroit finally has money to hire teachers. Good luck finding them.

    The good news: He has money to hire the teachers. The bad: He hasn’t found enough…

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  • SE Michigan voters could see new mass transit plan on ballot in November

    The proposal would make several major changes to the plan that voters rejected in 2016.

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  • Dan Gilbert says a Detroit housing fix is vital. Here are 5 obstacles.

    “It is a moral imperative that we all work together …” – Dan Gilbert

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  • Banks are lending again in Detroit…if you live in the right neighborhood

    The neighbors turned to the Ivy League because they had nothing to lose.

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