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ATTN: Urbanists, Traffic Engineers, City Planners: History is the Best Teacher

  I have blogged before about the problems that we caused when we stopped building our neighborhoods for people and started building them for cars. The example that I used in the post that is linked above was a comparison … Continue reading

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Ponyride- A Cool Idea for Combating Blight through Creative Entrepreneurship

Happy New Year! Phil Cooley and a host of friends and like minded colleagues have been working in an old industrial building in the Corktown neighborhood of Detroit for months. Their goal? To create a unique space for creatives and … Continue reading

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Part II of #MiTransWorks v. #MiTransFail (video)

Shrinking Michigan Avenue in Detroit, a neighborhood perspective. Shrinking Michigan Avenue @LetsSaveMich

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