Tag Archives: Detroit City Council

Let’s Get Real: It’s Our Money

Watching construction workers appear before Detroit City Council, one after another, to advocate for the rezoning of the new Olympia arena development, I worried that it might actually happen. As a former mason tender, I empathize: a few years of … 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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