presented by: Michigan House

Big City Problems, Neighborhood Solutions

Big City Problems, Neighborhood Solutions

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.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Level: Beginner