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Little Caesars
Whether you're visiting Detroit or here to stay, the city appears is changing before our eyes. Growth is expected to continue in 2017, offering a wealth of options for those looking to stay for the night, or stay put in the city. Keep an eye on these developments:


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Penguinarium
It’s a challenge to keep up with all of the good news projects coming out of Detroit. To make your life easier, here’s a quick update on a few of the biggies!


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main-street4L2

It’s almost Christmas Eve on Woodward Avenue! As the holidays creep closer, the Motor City is getting ready for another season of the spotlight. But how much do you know about Detroit’s “Main Street”?


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Rail3 M1Rail PNG

After more than seven years in the making, excitement in Detroit has taken off as plans for the city’s M-1 RAIL have begun to come to life. Construction activities officially got underway in late July on the $140 million streetcar line that’s expected to be operational by late 2016.


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ConvertedSpaces Rivard Plaza

In a city with this much history, it’s no surprise that many of Detroit’s most popular places and spaces have taken on several forms of life throughout their existence.

Despite media reports that focus on blight and abandonment, Detroit is full of passionate entrepreneurs, developers and just plain go-getters who are committed to making the most of Detroit’s past, present and future spaces. From outdoors to dining-out and more, here’s a snapshot of some cool converted spaces in Detroit:


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