Economic Development

City rewards companies for hiring local skilled workers

Construction firms that dip into six feeder programs can earn discounts.

March 11, 2016

Arena South transition prompts business parking questions

Parking Services debuts Mobile GR priority work plan, and first up is city spaces parking near arena.

March 11, 2016

Detroit Dirt founder keynotes Sustainable Business Conference

Event will draw regional sustainability practitioners from business, nonprofits and education.

March 4, 2016

Coast-to-coast passenger rail completes cost and ridership study

Early indications show support for a more detailed proposal.

March 4, 2016

Parking panel will identify next steps in mobility plan

These will include schedules for policies, action items, annual items, long-term goals.

March 4, 2016

Downtown livin' is easy — and expensive

As average rents surge past $1,000, city and developers are turning to alternative solutions.

February 26, 2016