The state’s low unemployment and booming auto sector are countered by low wages across the state and a lack of college graduates in the workforce The post Report: Michigan held down by low income, education appeared first on Bridge Michigan.
Flint has seen roughly 30 percent of its blighted homes demolished since 2014, exceeding the city’s goals when it received federal funds to fight blight. The post Amid Flint’s water crisis, a quiet success story appeared first on Bridge Michigan.
Cities are turning to this perennial plant as a low-mow solution for maintaining abandoned or vacant properties. The post Why Flint is planting clover, rather than grass, on vacant lots appeared first on Bridge Michigan.
Large, big-box retailers are taking advantage of the loophole , which is gutting resources for local schools and essential services across Michigan The post Legislature must close ‘dark stores’ tax loophole appeared first on Bridge Michigan.