Detroit (Page 2)
Rebuilding Detroit: The battle against illiteracy takes a blow
Six out of 23 public libraries are slated to close.
Rebuilding Detroit: Mexicantown’s mom and pop stores struggle
An increase in population hasn't translated to an increase in business.
Rebuilding Detroit: Number of homicides are growing
Homicide rate is up 19.7%. since 2010.
Rebuilding Detroit: Underperforming schools reopen as charter schools
City plan calls for 45 charter schools, so far five have opened.
Rebuilding Detroit: Urban Farms heading towards legalization
City ordinances on the horizon would lay groundwork on how farms operate.
Rebuilding Detroit: Obama says, “Yes, we can”
Pavement Pieces looks at a city's fight to come back and the issues that get in its way