Neighborhoods

  • Fear and Loathing in Corktown: Detroit’s Oldest Surviving Neighborhood Deals with Change

    Detroit Free Press columnist John Carlisle joins Detroit Today to talk about his recent series of profiles on Corktown residents.

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  • Michigan Cities Face Eviction Crisis — Here Are Some Solutions

    There are efforts afoot in cities such as Cleveland to address chronic housing insecurity.

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  • Credit Agency Says Detroit Development Must Expand Beyond Downtown

    he credit ratings service Moody’s says Detroit has recovered enough from bankruptcy… 

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  • Investment brings jobs. And more jobs makes for stronger neighborhoods.

    Another Detroit neighborhood is about to see a major transformation as Ford plans to invest $783 million in a Corktown…

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  • Six of the 10 areas with the lowest life expectancies in the state are in Detroit

    Six of the 10 census tracts with the lowest life expectancies in Michigan are in the city of Detroit.

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  • Poverty is Detroit’s biggest problem. Gentrification doesn’t come close.

    he basic revival trajectory is positive. It can continue. But that doesn’t mean cities can take it for granted.

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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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  • Detroit’s focus on supportive housing drives down homelessness 15 percent

    The reduction is credited to the “Housing First” approach to homelessness…

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  • Take a tour of MorningSide 48224 with Detroit Public TV

    Take a tour of the MorningSide Neighborhood in Detroit.

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