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June 3, 2021

Following a recent virtual panel, PEW discusses the impacts of COVID-19 and federal funding while citing DFC’s latest report, “The State of Economic Equity in Detroit.” Click here to read the full article. 

Majority Black Detroit left behind as economic recovery benefits white and wealthy

June 3, 2021

Detroit Metro Times references DFC’s latest report, “The State of Economic Equity in Detroit,” in a recent article detailing the reality of Detroit’s economic comeback. Click here to read the full article.

How to use Detroit’s federal aid? Duggan to target ‘intergenerational poverty,’ job training, small businesses

June 3, 2021

Annalise Frank discusses statements made by Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan about utilizing federal spending while referencing DFC’s latest report, “The State of Economic Equity in Detroit.” Click here to read the full article.

Commentary: Majority Black Detroit left behind as economic recovery benefits white and wealthy

June 3, 2021

Linda Campbell discusses Detroit’s economic recovery and how these economic gains were largely white and wealthier leaving the majority of Black Detroiters behind while referencing Detroit Future City’s latest report, “The State of Economic Equity in Detroit.” Click here to read the full article.

Is the American Dream alive in Detroit? New report details economic inequities facing many residents

May 18, 2021

WXYZ Detroit references Detroit Future City’s report, “The State of Economic Equity in Detroit,”  to address why Detroiters are being hit hard by economic inequities in the region. Click here to read the full article. 

Detroit’s decade of growth has been separate and unequal, new study finds

May 17, 2021

Louis Aguilar of Bridge Detroit highlights data from Detroit Future City’s new report, “The State of Economic Equity in Detroit,” to highlight the economic differences amongst the citizens in Detroit. Click here to read the full article. 

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