Monthly Archives: December 2012

How to Say Cass Corridor

A Question of  Neighborhoods About a year ago, I took part in Discover. Engage. Transform., a program created by Leadership Detroit. One of the events on the docket was a bus tour of the city, and for the most part … Continue reading

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Belle Isle and the Religion of Local Control

what kind of city is Detroit? This question, though not always in so many words, is a constant humming irritant in the background noise of this town. The obnoxious soul searching we subject ourselves to denies reality. The truth is … Continue reading

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How About Something Unsexy.

Three pages into Daniel Baldwin Hess and Alex Bitterman’s (2008) article “Bus Rapid Transit Identity: An Overview of Current “Branding Practice,” I found myself sporting quite a smirk. Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) will never quite jibe with our preoccupation with … Continue reading

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