Street Beat: The Future Of Detroit
This week on Street Beat, Host Rob Stone of WYCD takes an in-depth look at organizations who have plans to revitalize Detroit. Dr. George Swan III of Detroit Future City explains what’s ahead for the city.
Then Eric Adelman, the Director BBYO – Michigan Region, and Teen Leader Jason Markowitz talk about the “Stand Up” campaign created by the largest Jewish teen organization in Michigan.
Then Deirdre Greene Groves, the Executive Director of Challenge Detroit, and Bithiah Lee, one of the Challenge Detroit Fellows, discusses the successes of the first year of the program.
Finally, Mark Covington developed a vision for Detroit that included volunteers, urban gardening, and new business and tells about the Georgia Street Community Collective he founded.
Tune in to Street Beat Sundays at 11 a.m. on CW50.