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It's Not A Bailout, But Federal $ Will Tackle Blight in Detroit

August 21, 2013



Governor Rick Snyder says the federal government is setting aside more than 50-million dollars to tear down blighted buildings in Detroit. Pontiac, Flint, Saginaw, and Grand Rapids are also getting demolition money from Washington. Scott Woosley is the director of the Michigan State Housing Development Authority. WDET's Pat Batcheller asked him when demolition begins in Detroit. Click on the audio link above to hear the conversation.