When It Comes To Detroit’s Revitalization, It’s Still All About The Basics

Daily Detroit: February 24, 2016

This year at the Detroit Policy Conference, the fifth annual gathering of more than 800 business and community leaders at the Motor City Casino, we left with way more questions than answers. That’s actually not a bad thing. The dynamic ideations of some of Detroit’s finest thinkers left everyone talking about both how incredibly far the city has come in recent years, but also, thinking about how much further we have to go in regard to the myriad issues still facing the city.

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An Interview with David Maraniss

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, best-selling author and Detroit native David Maraniss will deliver a keynote address at the 2016 Detroit Policy Conference. Maraniss, an associate editor at The Washington Post, will share reflections from his best-selling book, “Once in a Great City: A Detroit Story.”

He caught up with the Detroiter magazine prior to his remarks. Registration is still available for the Conference.

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