Items Tagged with 'Detroit'
A comparatively quiet media tour of General Motors’ Wyoming components plant last week belied its unceremonious, abrupt closing nine years ago, immediately depleting Wyoming city coffers of more than $1 million in tax revenue, the loss of more than 1,500 skilled jobs and a 66-year GM relationship to West Michigan’s economy. Read More
For the past seven years, Michigan Future has helped launch and support new high schools in the city of Detroit. Read More
West Michigan has long been especially prideful of regional economic successes prompting growth in what is still Michigan’s second largest city. Read More
We continue working on our next report: an assessment of the national, Michigan, Metro Detroit and Metro Grand Rapids economies in the fifth year of a national expansion. Read More
Span between Detroit and Canada is left out of Obama’s 2016 budget.
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) With a deadline of 2020 growing closer, the New International Trade Crossing, which will stretch between Detroit and Windsor, Canada, was once again left out of President Barack Obama’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2016. Read More
Detroit is showing the world what it can do. Read More
Lumina Foundation likes mayor’s To College-Through College initiative.
Grand Rapids was one of 35 U.S. cities to receive a $160,000 Lumina Foundation grant in early June that will be used to help more young residents of the community earn college degrees. Read More