19 Jul '13, 7pm

Detroit files for bankruptcy; not the first or the last but the biggest yet

Detroit files for bankruptcy; not the first or the last but the biggest yet

When Detroit's bankruptcy was announced, one tweeter I follow wrote "get ready to see a lot of Detroit ruin porn on every site." Not here. For the last few years the stories on TreeHugger have been overwhelmingly positive, from the people moving in and fixing up houses , planting urban farms , to the hugely successful Eastern Market and the growers and food manufacturers (need a perogi?) that grew up around it. Companies like Quicken Loans and Twitter are revitalizing the business core. The car companies are booming. Whole foods just opened their first store here. Manufacturing employment has grown faster than the national average, house prices are actually rising and hotel stays are up 68%. Ambassador Bridge/Screen capture The best is yet to come . Canada is building a huge new bridge to smooth the flow of manufactured goods across the busiest border in the nation. New lo...

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