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Blight Targeted in the Marygrove College Campus Neighborhood

Posted by mgcollege

Apr 10, 2014 10:14:16 AM

dr. fikeBlight targeted in the Marygrove College campus neighborhood
Dr. David Fike joined Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan at an April 9th press conference to unveil a neighborhood rebuilding program. The first phase of this effort will target blight in the neighborhood near the Marygrove College campus. Last December, the College hosted a federal task force on blight, which recently completed a survey of blighted and abandoned homes and buildings in Detroit.

More about this exciting news can be found in the links below.

Marygrove area first up in Detroit blight blitz
From The Detroit News:

Duggan to target Marygrove area in crackdown on Detroit's neglected homes
From the Detroit Free Press:

$1M in forgivable loans available to rehab homes near Marygrove College

Detroit Blight Authority steps aside in demolition efforts
From Crain’s Detroit Business:

Tweet featuring President Fike and Mayor Duggan:

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