This week on Street Beat, Syma Chowdhry looks at job creation and the companies training Detroiters for jobs.

Up first, Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel and Gerry Santoro, Program Manager for Land & Water Resources, discuss plans for the Macomb Blue Economy, an initiative that will build on existing, potential, and larger scaled water-related projects and programming.

Then Rev Faith Fowler of Cass Community Social Services talks about their green industries and other programs designed to help Detroiters find employment.

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Then Mark Lane of Goodwill Industries discusses their various training programs.

Finally,  Maggie Durocher and David Grimaldi of the Windsor Parade Corporation talk about the upcoming Windsor Summer Fest as well as their partnership with Detroit River Days and the Detroit Fireworks.

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