Detour Detroit joining with Outlier Media to grow the future of independent local journalism in Detroit

2 years ago
Ashley Woods Branch

Detour Detroit has officially joined forces with Outlier Media to help grow the future of independent local journalism in Detroit…

The Detroit Development Tracker is now live – explore the map to see what’s being built in our city

2 years ago

Detour is thrilled to announce the launch of the Detroit Development Tracker, a tool to better understand real estate development…

In Islandview, older residents living in crumbling homes look for lifeboats

2 years ago

Many older residents in Detroit's Islandview neighborhood, currently experiencing an influx of investment, have endured living in crumbling homes year…

An A to Z guide to Belle Isle, the ‘Jewel of Detroit’

4 years ago

From the aquarium to the zoo, and everything in between.

How can Detroit’s community gardeners avoid losing their investment when they don’t own the land?

2 years ago

Detroit’s community gardeners have reactivated vacant lots across the city. Some emerging ownership models would help them preserve their investment.

Auburn Hills votes to opt out of SMART bus service

2 years ago

Auburn Hills City Council voted to opt out of SMART bus service in 2023, even as Oakland County pursues more…

‘Take a deep breath’ before using Detroit’s new parking app, says city parking director

2 years ago

The new Detroit parking app promised lots of new features, but it's causing plenty of headaches for users.

How a group of Detroit neighbors took on an asphalt plant

2 years ago

Residents in and around North Rosedale Park scored a rare victory when Detroit denied an asphalt company's proposal for a…

The McClure’s Pickles brothers are not lawyers, no matter what the billboards suggest

2 years ago

Detroit-based McClure's Pickles took a page out of the attorney advertising handbook for their parody billboard.

Why Detroit needs a plan for tree equityÂ

2 years ago

Trees play a crucial role in helping people stay cool in the summer months -- but Detroit lacks "tree equity."…

Where to have a cozy (or freezing) good time in Detroit this week

2 years ago

What to do this week and in February in Detroit: cozy up at a film, take a sushi class or…

How can I reduce stress? One teen’s guide

2 years ago

I’ve tried different methods to help me relax and destress – some work for me and some don't, but they’re…