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Macomb County Grows Amid Detroit's Challenges

December 5, 2013



Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel touted business development and a growing population during his state of the county address heard Wednesday night on WDET. The Census Bureau says the county has gained about 10,000 new residents this year, and developers are investing millions of dollars in defense, retail, and other industries. WDET's Pat Batcheller asked Hackel where the growth is coming from, and what's drawing people to Macomb County. Click on the audio link above to hear the conversation.