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    There is also an accessibility issue with regard...

    There is also an accessibility issue with regard to DTW. Most major airports in the US have heavy or light rail access from the largest nearby city and from many suburban locations. This is true...
  2. The Census Bureau's 2018 American Community...

    The Census Bureau's 2018 American Community Survey reports the following unemployment rates:

    Total Detroit metropolis 5.5%
    City of Detroit 14.0%
    ...
  3. The morning New York newspaper includes a rather...

    The morning New York newspaper includes a rather favorable essay about Detroit's revival starting with a description of the renovation of the Michigan Central station....
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    My copy of this book arrived yesterday. It is an...

    My copy of this book arrived yesterday. It is an excellent volume with clear pictures of Parducci's accomplishments from all over the country.
  5. There are 3242 counties or county equivalents in...

    There are 3242 counties or county equivalents in the US. Louisiana has parishes, not counties, and Alaska has boroughs. Virginia has independent cities as well as counties.
  6. Thank you very much, MikeM, for that picture. I...

    Thank you very much, MikeM, for that picture. I can see why an architectural and rail historian would assert that Whitney Warren drew upon his sketches of Chapelle Notre Dame de Consolation when he...
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    Tesla shares were up almost 10% on Monday. ...

    Tesla shares were up almost 10% on Monday. Detroit Yes is the place to go for stock tips - better than the barber shop.
  8. That's a great picture of Chapelle Notre Dame de...

    That's a great picture of Chapelle Notre Dame de Consolation. The details and the figures toward the top of the pediment of that church are a little
    bit similar to what we can see at the Detroit...
  9. One of those railroad magazine essay also stated...

    One of those railroad magazine essay also stated that the original plans called for a tower very near or on top of Grand Central Station in New York. Whitney Warren thought it was look unattractive...
  10. The national Republican part selected Detroit as...

    The national Republican part selected Detroit as their convention city as
    recently as 1980. I doubt they would make that decision today but they
    will need to carry Michigan if our president is to...
  11. The Railroad Magazine's and Ford's Restoration of the Michigan Central Station

    Railroad magazines have published extremely laudatory essays about Ford’s restoration of the depot on Twelfth Street.
    The December issue of Railfan and Railroad (Available for $6.99 at railfan.com)...
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    Just ordered a copy from Amazon: $17.99.

    Just ordered a copy from Amazon: $17.99.
  13. This award is appropriate for Mr. Gilbert.

    This award is appropriate for Mr. Gilbert.
  14. The University of Michigan Ann Arbor designated...

    The University of Michigan Ann Arbor designated the winter term of 2020 as the Great Lakes Theme Semester. Here is a link to the web site for that endeavor:
    https://lsa.umich.edu/greatlakes
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    When I was a child in 1946, there was much...

    When I was a child in 1946, there was much discussion about large changes in the vehicle industry right after World War II. Producers knew there was a great pent up demand since few cars had been ...
  16. Michigan's population really is stagnant. The...

    Michigan's population really is stagnant. The state apparently had a larger population in 2004 than at present. We are, alas, when compared to other states a low fertility, high mortality state. ...
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    About five years ago, a Berlin entrepreneur,...

    About five years ago, a Berlin entrepreneur, Dimitri Hegerman, announced that he would like to turn Fisher Body #21 into a center for Detroit Techno music. I believe he considered turning some of...
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    Rivian's successful quest for capital

    Rivian appears to be doing well in raising the funds they need
    to produce electric trucks. Yesterday, there was an announcement about a substantial investment from T. Rowe Price. So far it looks...
  19. This is the first time I heard that iron ore is...

    This is the first time I heard that iron ore is mined on Zug Island.
  20. For decades, the Census Bureau has organized a...

    For decades, the Census Bureau has organized a t-night procedure for a date just prior to the enumeration (transitory residents night). Specially trained enumerators, after consulting with the...
  21. The Census Bureau estimates were reasonably...

    The Census Bureau estimates were reasonably accurate for 2001 through 2008. The 2009 estimate was way off. Detroit advocates asked the Census Bureau to redo the procedures they used for the 2009...
  22. The Census Bureau and many demographer outside...

    The Census Bureau and many demographer outside the federal civil service
    conduct many studies of the accuracy of the census using a variety of methods. There is pretty much consensus that Census...
  23. Census 2020 is important for Michigan and...

    Census 2020 is important for Michigan and Detroit. Most people and observers take population increase as a positive indicator of what’s haabdpening in a city or state and population decline as a...
  24. Thank you. This is helpful. Cleveland-Cliffs is...

    Thank you. This is helpful. Cleveland-Cliffs is really getting into the
    business of producing steel with they innovative iron pellet plant in Toledo and, now, there ownership of Ford's former...
  25. Cleveland-Cliffs purchases Armco-Kawasaki (Henry Ford) Steel plant

    There has been little comment here about the apparent change in ownership of Henry Ford’s oeiginal steel plant. Albert Kahn helped design the facility in 1926 and it was operated by Ford until 1989....
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