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Old Posted Apr 4, 2020, 2:14 AM
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Motor City lockdown downtown looking decidedly lonely during the COVID-19 shelter in place state of emergency March 2020.


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Brush Park too looking quiet but the City Modern made good progress over the winter is a great preview of what the neighborhood will look like once the last areas of infill come into play over the next couple years.

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Great shots Docta... the city has great bones and those pics scream "renaissance".. hope it's happening. One parking lot at a time ;-)
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The skyline looks better than I’ve ever seen it. Filling in Meridian/Former Compuware building adds more than I thought it would, and the Book Tower certainly looks gorgeous. Thanks for posting.
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Brush Park is looking amazing.
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I saw this historic Corktown home dating to 1848 for sale but what really caught my eye was the accompanying photo tour.

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Its been a while but here are interesting rarely seen angles and areas of the Motor City.

Killer midtown apartment building backed by downtown skyline

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More of the Hancock st building

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One more looking into the heart of WSU campus & environs

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Woodbridge new and old

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Bagley Street south of Michigan ave

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A little noticed area that will factor much more prominently with the MCS Ford Campus coming online along with the planned new west riverfront park

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Detroit looks like abandoned city
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A good ‘ole slice of Detroit’s old eastside preserved as the enclave of Hamtramck the south side of which is in focus here. The area has a long and colorful history of being a stop of first choice for many new immigrants to the motor city, once a Polish stronghold along with neighboring Poletown Detroit. Recent years have seen waves of middle eastern, south asian and eastern europe (mainly from Muslim regions of former Yugoslavia but also some Ukrainians). This make up has created one of the most interesting communities in the region. Truly a unique concoction a cosmopolitan working class city with a strong community pride it’s arts and cultural scene is vibrant with a low key national reputation. Last but not least downtown Hamtown has culinary reputation with a draw that extends beyond paczki and kielbasa lovers.



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The controversial GM Poletown plant pictured in the background was built at the cost of Detroit’s Poletown in the 80s the remaining Polish neighbored on the Detroit side which at the time was vibrant fell into decay after eminent domain was used once again as an urban renewal tool.

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This was first posted on detroityes by 313rd and then on the compilation page but it’s definitely worth cataloging on this thread as it’s a great capture of the progress being made on downtowns two newest high-rises.

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A few more from the comp page and a few more that I’ll have to edit back into previous dead links but for now ...

City Club Apartments & Book Tower


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Elton Park & The Corner

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