Economic Development

Neighborhood summit sends message to city

Daylong conference covers housing, schools, economic empowerment, and race and equity.

March 18, 2016

Google executive maps out the future of education

Governor’s summit binds education and economy on state’s path to prosperity.

March 18, 2016

City may reconsider NEZ rules

Neighborhood Enterprise Zones could include material compatibility, affordable housing stipulations.

March 18, 2016

Regulation of medical marijuana could generate millions for state

Analysis also indicates industry could create 10,000 new jobs.

Michigan still working to attract immigrants

Inertia at the federal level has put a damper on the state’s progress.

March 11, 2016

Arts organizations are undergoing a cultural shift

Move is away from structured organizations toward more flexible ones.

March 11, 2016