Presented by Michigan House

Big City Problems, Neighborhood Solutions

Mar 10, 2018

11:00am – 12:00pm CT

In legacy cities, deindustrialization, population loss, segregation, and poverty have hampered local governments' ability to provide basic services. To solve entrenched challenges, cities will have to utilize their greatest resource--their residents. Hear from resident innovators from Detroit and Highland Park, Michigan, who are transforming their neighborhoods through community-led projects promoting local ownership, energy independence, equitable internet access, and civic commons.

[Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.]

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Ezekiel Harris

Creative Many Michigan

Shamayim Harris

Creative Many Michigan

Jackson Koeppel

Soulardarity

Diana Nucera

Creative Many Michigan

Details

Primary Entry:
Music Badge
Platinum Badge
Film Badge
Interactive Badge
Format:

Panel

Type:

Session

Track:

Social Impact

Level:

Beginner