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How Detroit’s Built environment has changed since summer 2020

The Dig has reached an exciting milestone: it’s two years old!  When our newsletter on housing and real estate launched with Detour Detroit in August 2020, I really had no way to know how long this beat would last. I was looking for a new gig after being laid off from Curbed Detroit, and Detour […]

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Outlier is a group of journalists and connectors with deep care for Detroit. We work to break down barriers to information that keep people in the dark, clearing the way for their voices and needs to sound out in the halls of power—from city hall to the boardroom to the newsroom.