This week on Street Beat, host Syma Chowdhry looks at transportation in Michigan. She learns about railway safety from Sam Crowl, the state coordinator for Michigan Operation Lifesaver.

Then, Wayne County is all set to take-off in a new economic direction with the Detroit Region Aerotropolis Development Corporation as Interim Director Bryce Kelley explains.

Next, Bob Shuman, the President of the Detroit Auto Dealers Association, discusses the Courageous Persuaders contest for teens that promotes auto safety. The two contest winners, Chelsea and Camryn Washington, talk about their winning entry.

Finally, Jim Coburn, Chairman of the Michigan Boating Industries Association, and John Ropp, the President and CEO, talk about the importance of the boating industry in Michigan.

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