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Opportunities for Detroit’s new emergency manager to address vacant land by Michael Brady, Vice President of Policy, Community Progress

Written by on April 3, 2013

Kevyn Orr officially assumed the role of Detroit’s emergency manager last week and with it the monumental task of restructuring one of America’s great cities. Much has been written about Detroit’s financial problems of late, and they are truly staggering. At the same time, the city suffers from numerous related problems concerning public safety, basic…