Transportation Grants Help Create 880 Jobs In Metro Detroit

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million to the City of Detroit and the Road Commission for Oakland County. City of Detroit. In the City of Detroit, the condition of Mt. million in TEDF Category A funds and nearly $4 million from the City of Detroit. Elliott in the city of Detroit, creating 120 new jobs.

Ford to Purchase Old Detroit Train Station

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Detroit’s 500,000-sq-ft, 18-story Michigan Central Station was recently sold by its longtime owners, the Moroun Family, to Ford Motor Co

YFS Automotive Systems Investing $26.9M, Creating 160 Jobs In Detroit

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manufacturing facility in Detroit, creating 160 new jobs and investing $26.9 YFS Automotive Systems Investing $26.9M, Creating 160 Jobs In Detroit appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. YFS Automotive Systems, Inc.

Michigan’s URC Contributes $958M, 11,600 Jobs In Detroit

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Michigan’s University Research Corridor (URC) added $958 million in economic activity to the city of Detroit in 2015, or the equivalent of $1,400 per Detroit resident, along with hundreds of programs that improve lives and advance neighborhoods, according to a new report.

Detroit gambled on Wall Street and lost

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Cities like Detroit, Chicago, LA and Stockton, California, to name a few, are on the leading - and bleeding - edge of the demographic and fiscal collapse that is causing the blue social model to implode before our very eyes.

Daimler Trucks To Invest $375M to Bring New Engine Line to Detroit

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Daimler Trucks will invest $375 million to enable production of its new DD5 and DD8 medium duty engines at Detroit™ brand headquarters and manufacturing facility in Redford, MI. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Detroit Approves Tallest Building in Michigan

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The Detroit Downtown Development Authority approved plans to break ground on what will be Michigan's tallest building. Hudson department store site in Detroit. Scheduled for a December 1, 2017 start, the mixed-use structure will fill 1.2

Tiny House Development in Detroit Aims to Offer Affordable Housing

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The Detroit-based non-profit Cass Community Social Services (CCSS) recently unveiled the first six tiny homes already completed as part of their affordable housing solution in the area.

New American Lightweight Materials Manufacturing Innovation Institute Coming To Detroit

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New American Lightweight Materials Manufacturing Innovation Institute Coming To Detroit appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. PM Environmental, Inc.

Local hire fines for Detroit arena contractors climb to $5.2M

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Little Caesars Arena contractors have hired 25% local workers but were required to employ at least 51

Detroit Electric Returns To Motor City; 180 Jobs To Be Created

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The new Detroit Electric sports car will be revealed in April 2013. PRNewsFoto/Detroit Electric). After an absence of over 70 years, Detroit Electric has returned to the legendary Motor City, promising job creation and a range of exciting 100% electric vehicles for the mass market.

The Road to Recovery in Detroit

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These have been dark days for Detroit. But out of the ashes of this monumental collapse — and in the midst of one of the most run-down neighborhoods in Detroit — a remarkable revival is rising like a phoenix. So hold off on the obituaries for Detroit, folks.

Rebuilding Detroit With 3D Holograms

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. Detroit's abandoned buildings have a new resurrection tool. Detroit has thousands of abandoned buildings from residential to commercial to manufacturing plants.

DTNA Unveils Detroit DD8 Midrange Engine

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Daimler Trucks North America unveiled its upcoming Detroit DD8 diesel, the second in a series of medium-duty engines, at the NTEA Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. The DD8 expands on Detroit’s 4-cylinder DD5 introduced last year

Little Caesars Building Detroit’s First New HQ In Over A Decade

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Construction is underway on a $150 million expansion to the pizza company’s World Headquarters Campus in the heart of The District Detroit. Read Little Caesars Building Detroit’s First New HQ In Over A Decade on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Site Selection The District Detroit

Sports/Entertainment: Polk Penguin Conservation Center at the Detroit Zoo

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DeMaria, the lead contractor for the world’s deepest-dive penguinarium, constructed various animal habitats for the Detroit Zoological Society over 15 years

Flex-N-Gate To Create Up To 650 Jobs In Detroit

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Automotive supplier Flex-N-Gate will invest nearly $100 million in a new plant in Detroit’s eastside I-94 Industrial Park. “We’re proud that Flex-N-Gate is investing in Detroit, and in the people of Detroit,” said Governor Rick Snyder.

Michigan grants developer $2.1B for Detroit brownfields

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Billionaire Dan Gilbert's company Bedrock will capture various state taxes to help pay for proposed projects, which include a tower that would be the city's tallest

10 Detroit Demolition Contractors Waiting for $8.7 Million

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3D printed models bring new economic district in Detroit to life

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This September, the 21,000-seat Little Caesars Arena is scheduled to open in downtown Detroit. million arena will be the new homes to the Detroit Red Wings professional hockey team and the Detroit Pistons basketball team.

Plans to Develop Downtown Detroit Could Bring 15,000 Construction Jobs

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The Detroit Free Press says Dan Gilbert, founder of Quicken Loans, unveiled plans on Wednesday for a $2.1 billion development of four buildings that will eventually create 24,000 temporary and permanent jobs in the city.

Detroit Symbolizes the Fall of the Industrial Economy

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Yesterday I commented on the conviction of several political thugs in Detroit. Today I read an interesting review of a book chronically Detroit's demise. When you steal it, like the Kelptocrats in Detroit, Chicago, LA, NYC and Washington, D.C.

Engineer charged with $1.5M Detroit airport fraud

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Federal prosecutors allege that the Rochester, Michigan, electrical engineer billed the airport authority for de-icing products he never used

Contractors have paid $5.2 billion for failing local resident employee mandate on Detroit arena

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Contractors working on the $863 million Little Caesars Arena in Detroit have paid $5.2 Contractors fell short of the mandate requiring at least 51% of workers on the new hockey arena be Detroit residents.

Mixed-use development under construction in Detroit’s central business district

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In 2005, the historic 18-floor, 800-room Statler Hotel was torn down, leaving one of the most exclusive corners in downtown Detroit vacant. Now, over a decade later, a new mixed-use development has broken ground at the corner of Washington Boulevard and Park Avenue

Detroit's economic improvement a boon to its hotel sector

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The Detroit Foundation Hotel, an adaptive reuse and merging of two historic buildings, has emerged as one of the hotter downtown boutique spots serving the Motor City’s recovery. The five-story, 100-key hotel, which opened on May 12, recently took home best honors in the Upscale category at the 37 th annual Gold Key Awards for Excellence in Hospitality Design

Contractors have paid $5.2 million for failing local resident employee mandate on Detroit arena

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Contractors working on the $863 million Little Caesars Arena in Detroit have paid $5.2 Contractors fell short of the mandate requiring at least 51% of workers on the new hockey arena be Detroit residents.

Dan Gilbert, Detroit close to deal for downtown land swap

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Gilbert wants to build a stadium for a Major League Soccer team, but the city has not heard whether it will be awarded a franchise

Is Ford planning to purchase and renovate Detroit’s long-abandoned Michigan Central Station?

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According to Crain’s Detroit Business , Edsel Ford II said the company’s board of directors was made aware of plans to purchase the infamously abandoned station as part of a redevelopment of Corktown. Ford recently confirmed its interest in purchasing Michigan Central Station in Corktown.

Award of Merit – Airport/Transit: Detroit M1 Rail Streetcar

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Detroit’s Q-Line is is the first major transit project to come from a P3, and its on-board energy storage system reduces the clutter of overhead wires

More Blue on Blue Violence as Detroit Circles the Drain

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And now the bondholders in Detroit are infected! Detroit’s pensioners would begin to wonder why they pay dues to a union that can’t guarantee the pensions or benefits they were promised. Blue on Blue Violence in Detroit Welcome to the Collaborative Revolution! Government unions and their long term lovers, cities, counties and municipalities run by Democrats, with whom the government unions have been in bed for decades, suddenly discovered they''ve all got herpes.

More Toyota Power Coming To Detroit Metro Area

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The post More Toyota Power Coming To Detroit Metro Area appeared first on Business Facilities. Great Lakes Uncategorized Ann Arbor Ann Arbor SPARK Blog-Sept-2013 Detroit Michigan Economic Development Corporation Toyota Toyota Technical Center, Ann Arbor. Posted by Heidi Schwartz.

Detroit Mayor Named 2018 TOCA Environmental Communicator of the Year

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Project EverGreen sponsors Environmental Communicator Award with Turf & Ornamental Communicators Association

Midwest City Scoop: Construction Starts in Detroit

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Overall Construction Activity Expected to Increase by More Than 6% This Year

Detroit Diesel Settles 2010 Engine Complaint

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Department of Justice (DOJ) have announced a settlement with Detroit Diesel Corp. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. that resolves alleged violations of the Clean Air Act for selling heavy-duty diesel engines that were not certified by EPA and did not meet applicable emission standards

One of the last abandoned high-rises in Detroit’s downtown core moves one step closer to renovation

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The Detroit Free Press building is ready to undergo a massive renovation to change what was once a newspaper building into a mixed-use building with retail, office, and residential space.

Arena Contractors Fined For Lack Of Detroit Workers

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Developers of Detroit's Little Caesars Arena have been fined about a half million dollars because they have not met the employment goal agreed upon when the city allowed $250,000 in taxpayer-backed bonds to pay for the construction